Magnetic City

Author: Justin Davidson
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 0553394711
Size: 25.42 MB
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Includes walking tours throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx • the Financial District • the World Trade Center • the Seaport and the Brooklyn waterfront • Chelsea and the High Line • 42nd Street • the Upper West Side • ...

Magnetic City

Author: Justin Davidson
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 0553394703
Size: 73.22 MB
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Essayistic in form, historical in scope, and filled with references to literature, music, art, and architecture, Magnetic City offers first-time visitors and lifelong residents a new way to see New York"--

New York Art Deco

Author: Anthony W. Robins
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438463987
Size: 79.26 MB
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This book is a must for those who love New York and thrill to Art Deco architecture.” — Andrew Scott Dolkart, author of The Row House Reborn: Architecture and Neighborhoods in New York City, 1908–1929

You Are Here Nyc

Author: Katharine Harmon
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1616895497
Size: 64.24 MB
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You Are Here: NYC assembles some two hundred maps charting every inch and facet of the five boroughs, depicting New Yorks of past and present, and a city that never was.

The Brooklyn Nobody Knows

Author: William B. Helmreich
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400883121
Size: 11.72 MB
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The guide covers every one of Brooklyn’s forty-four neighborhoods, from Greenpoint to Coney Island, providing a colorful portrait of each section’s most interesting, unusual, and unknown people, places, and things.

The New Brooklyn

Author: Kay S. Hymowitz
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442266589
Size: 55.67 MB
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In The New Brooklyn, Kay Hymowitz chronicles the policies and events that transformed the borough so dramatically in such a short period of time and considers whether the borough’s new wealth will lift up some of the borough’s most ...

New York Streetscapes

Author: Christopher Gray
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Size: 48.40 MB
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Collects vignettes depicting unique sites and buildings of New York, with each location accompanied by a period photograph.

Beat Generation In New York

Author: Bill Morgan
Publisher: City Lights Books
ISBN: 9780872863255
Size: 62.21 MB
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This is the ultimate guide to Jack Kerouac's New York, packed with photos from the '50s and '60s, and filled with information and anecdotes about the people and places that made history.

The Creative Destruction Of New York City

Author: Alessandro Busà
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190610093
Size: 26.12 MB
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In <em>The Creative Destruction of New York City</em>, urban scholar Alessandro Bus&#224; travels to neighborhoods across the city, from Harlem to Coney Island, to tell the story of fifteen years of drastic rezoning and rebranding, updating ...

Jeff Chien Hsing Liao New York

Author: Jeff Chein-Hsing Liao
ISBN: 9781597112796
Size: 55.80 MB
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Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao (born 1977) first received recognition with his series "Habitat 7," which was featured in the September 11, 2005, issue of "The New York Times Magazine" as the winner of the Capture the Times photography contest.