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Alexandre Gustave Eiffel

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Video footage: The beauty of the Eiffel tower in the morning. The Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris France. It was named after the engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel
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  1. French engineer who constructed the Eiffel Tower (1832-1923)

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Alexandre Gustave Eiffel a.k.a. Gustave Eiffel: Alexandre Gustave Eiffel was a French civil engineer and architect. A graduate of the École Centrale des Arts et Manufactures, he made his name with various bridges for the French railway network, most famously the Garabit viaduct. He is best known for the world-famous Eiffel Tower, built for the 1889 Universal Exposition in Paris, France. After his retirement from engineering, Eiffel concentrated his energies on research into meteorology and aerodynamics, making important contributions in both fields.

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Google previewENCYCLOPEDIA OF DAYS (2009)

START THE DAY WITH HISTORY by Steven Carol

1889–French engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel unfurled the French tricolor from atop the Eiffel Tower, officially marking its completion and opening it to the public in Paris, France. 1917–The United States took possession of the Danish West ...

Google previewChildren's Illustrated Encyclopedia (2010)

by DK

high, almost the same height ;- ' '/l Alexandre Gustave Eiffel built the Statue Of Liberty in a suburb Of Paris, France. Then it was shipped tO the United States in 214 cases aboard the French ship ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1915)

A colossal structure erected in the Champ de Mars, at Paris, by the famous engineer, Alexandre Gustave Eiffel (q.v.). It was completed March 31, 1889, in time to serve as one of the notable features of the exposition of that year ...

Google previewThe New Volumes of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)

Constituting in Combination with the Existing Volumes of the Ninth Edition, the Tenth Edition of that Work, and Also Supplying a New, Distinctive, and Independent Library of Reference Dealing with Recent Events and Developments

ALEXANDRE GUSTAVE EIFFEL (born at Dijon on 15th December 1832), who had already had a wide experience in the construction of large metal bridges, and who designed the huge sluices for the Panama Canal, ...

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Small photo of PARIS, FRANCE - 14 SEPTEMBER: Tower Eiffel at night, is an iron lattice tower named after the engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel, built in 1889 in PARIS, FRANCE on SEPTEMBER 14, 2011Small photo of PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 27, 2015: Bust of Alexandre Gustave Eiffel, a French civil engineer and architect.Small photo of Alexandre Gustave Eiffel bustSmall photo of Paris, France - May 14, 2014: Panorama view of the Eiffel Tower at night. It was named after the engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel.Small photo of Paris, France - May 16, 2014: The Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It was named after the engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel.Small photo of Paris, France - May 16, 2014: The Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It was named after the engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel. More...

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