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  • The Historical Atlas of New York City, Eric Homberger
  • The Historical Atlas of New York City, Eric Homberger
  • The Historical Atlas of New York City, Eric Homberger

Author Name    Eric Homberger

Title   The Historical Atlas of New York City

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Fine

Jacket Condition   None issued

Type   Book

Edition   1st Edition

Publisher   New York Henry Holt and Co. LLC 2005

ISBN Number    0805078428 / 9780805078428

Seller ID   000407

Fine/as new. 1st Holt Paperback edition; 6th printing. Very light wear. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** About the book: A New York Public Library Outstanding Reference Book The rich and eminently browsable visual guide to the history of New York, in an all-new second edition The Historical Atlas of New York City, second edition, takes us, neighborhood by neighborhood, through four hundred years of Gotham's rich past, describing such crucial events as the city's initial settlement of 270 people in thirty log houses; John Jacob Astor's meteoric rise from humble fur trader to the richest, most powerful man in the city; and the fascinating ethnic mixture that is modern Queens. The full-color maps, charts, photographs, drawings, and mini-essays of this encyclopedic volume also trace the historical development and cultural relevance of such iconic New York thoroughfares as Fifth Avenue, Wall Street, Park Avenue, and Broadway. This thoroughly updated edition brings the Atlas up to the present, including three all-new two-page spreads on Rudolph Giuliani's New York, the revival of Forty-second Street, and the rebuilding of Ground Zero. A fascinating chronicle of the life of a metropolis, the handsome second edition of The Historical Atlas of New York City provides a vivid and unique perspective on the nation's cultural capital.

New York City, Atlas

Price = 38.50 USD



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