New York

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JANE'S CAROUSEL

Written by Walentas, Jane
The story of one woman's remarkable 25-year odyssey to restore the beloved carousel at Brooklyn Bridge Park
July 7, 2021 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 212 Pages |
$69.95
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MARVELOUS MANHATTAN: STORIES OF THE RESTAURANTS, BARS, AND SHOPS THAT MAKE THIS CITY SPECIAL

Written by Nadelson, Reggie
NEW YORK MIGHT HAVE BROADWAY, Times Square, and the Empire State Building, but the real heart and soul of the city can be found in the iconic places that have defined cool since "cool" became a word. Places like Di Palo's in Little Italy, where you might stop in to pick up a little cheese only to find yourself in a long conversation--part friendly chat,
April 13, 2021 | Hardcover | Artisan Publishers | 224 Pages |
$24.95
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DECODING MANHATTAN: ISLAND OF DIAGRAMS, MAPS, AND GRAPHICS

Written by Heller, Steven
Mysteries and folkways of New York City revealed in an entertaining collection of graphic art The life and legend of New York City, from the size of its skyscrapers to the ways of its inhabitants, is vividly captured in this lively collection of more than 250 maps, cross sections, flowcharts, tables, board games, cartoons and infographics, and other unique diagrams spanning 150 years.
April 13, 2021 | Hardcover | ABRAMS |
$35.00
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JEWISH METROPOLIS: NEW YORK CITY FROM THE 17TH TO THE 21ST CENTURY

The Jewish Metropolis: New York from the 17th to the 21st Century covers the entire sweep of the history of the largest Jewish community of all time.
April 13, 2021 | Paperback | Academic Studies Press | 400 Pages |
$23.95
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ANTIQUITY IN GOTHAM: THE ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE OF NEW YORK CITY

Written by Macaulay-Lewis, Elizabeth
The first detailed study of "Neo-Antique" architecture applies an archaeological lens to the study of New York City's structures Since the city's inception, New Yorkers have deliberately and purposefully engaged with ancient architecture to design and erect many of its most iconic buildings and monuments, including Grand Central Terminal and the Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Arch i
March 23, 2021 | Hardcover | Fordham University Press | 288 Pages |
$39.95
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SUNNYSIDE GARDENS: PLANNING AND PRESERVATION IN A HISTORIC GARDEN SUBURB

Written by Kroessler, Jeffrey A
The first book devoted to this landmark of architecture, urban planning, and social engineering Situated in the borough of Queens, New York, Sunnyside Gardens has been an icon of urbanism and planning since its inception in the 1920s.
April 6, 2021 | Paperback | Fordham University Press | 272 Pages |
$34.95
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LAST DAYS OF NEW YORK: A REPORTER'S TRUE TALE OF HOW A CITY DIED

Written by Barron, Seth
BILL DE BLASIO SET THE STAGE FOR THE RUIN OF NEW YORK CITY The Last Days of New York tells the story of how a corrupted political system hollowed out New York City, leaving it especially vulnerable, all in the name of equity and "fairness."
May 18, 2021 | Hardcover | Humanix Books | 304 Pages |
$27.99
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SUGAR, CIGARS, AND REVOLUTION: THE MAKING OF CUBAN NEW YORK

Written by Pérez, Lisandro
Winner, 2020 Herbert H. Lehman Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in New York history Honorable Mention, 2019 CASA Literary Prize for Studies on Latinos in the United States, given by La Casa de las Américas The dramatic story of the origins of the Cuban community in nineteenth-century New York.
May 1, 2021 | Paperback | New York University Press | 400 Pages |
$24.00
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GROWING UP BANK STREET: A GREENWICH VILLAGE MEMOIR

Written by Florio, Donna
A vivid memoir of life in one of New York City's most dynamic neighborhoods Growing Up Bank Street is an evocative, tender account of life in Greenwich Village, on a unique street that offered warmth, support, and inspiration to an adventurous and openhearted young girl.
March 9, 2021 | Hardcover | New York University Press | 256 Pages |
$24.95
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ROCKAWAY: SURFING HEADLONG INTO A NEW LIFE

Written by Cardwell, Diane
The inspirational story of one woman learning to surf and creating a new life in gritty, eccentric Rockaway Beach Unmoored by a failed marriage and disconnected from her high-octane life in the city, Diane Cardwell finds herself staring at a small group of surfers coasting through mellow waves toward shore--and senses something shift.
May 25, 2021 | Paperback | Mariner Books | 272 Pages |
$15.99

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