NY History

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102 MINUTES: THE UNFORGETTABLE STORY OF THE FIGHT TO SURVIVE INSIDE THE TWIN TOWERS

Written by Jim Dwyer
"102 Minutes does for the September 11 catastrophe what Walter Lord did for the Titanic in his masterpiece, A Night to Remember . . . Searing, poignant, and utterly compelling."--Rick Atkinson, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of An Army at Dawn
August 2, 2011 | Paperback | Times Books |
$19.00

50'S: THE STORY OF A DECADE

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July 1, 2016 | |
$22.00
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740 PARK: THE STORY OF THE WORLD'S RICHEST APARTMENT BUILDING

Written by Michael Gross
From the author of House of Outrageous Fortune
October 10, 2006 | Paperback | Broadway Books |
$17.00
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ALBERT CAMUS IN NEW YORK

Written by Herbert R. Lottman
"If it had not actually taken place I should have been tempted, when writing a biography of Albert Camus, to invent his visit to my birthplace city" says Lottman in his foreword to Albert Camus in New York, specially published to introduce the monumental biography. Lottman continues: "The timing of the actual event - for it did happen - is touched with irony.
March 1, 1997 | Paperback | Gingko Pr Inc |
$4.95
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ALGONQUIN ROUND TABLE NEW YORK: A HISTORICAL GUIDE

Written by Fitzpatrick, Kevin C
"Explores the shadowy speakeasies, majestic hotels, glittering theaters, and other locations frequented by the legends of the Algonquin Round Table"--
January 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Lyons Press |
$24.95
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ALL THE BUILDINGS IN NEW YORK

Written by James Gulliver Hancock
A charmingly illustrated journey through New York City, neighborhood by neighborhood. All the Buildings in New York is a love letter to New York City, told through James Gulliver Hancock’s unique and charming drawings of the city’s diverse architectural styles and cityscape.
April 2, 2013 | Hardcover | Universe |
$19.95
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AMERICAN RHAPSODY: WRITERS, MUSICIANS, MOVIE STARS, AND ONE GREAT BUILDING

Written by Pierpont, Claudia Roth
The stories of America's most extraordinary strivers and their failures and triumphs
May 9, 2017 | Paperback | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 320 Pages |
$16.00
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AMERICAN RHAPSODY: WRITERS, MUSICIANS, MOVIE STARS, AND ONE GREAT BUILDING

Written by Pierpont, Claudia Roth
Ranging from the shattered gentility of Edith Wharton's heroines to racial confrontation in the songs of Nina Simone, American Rhapsody presents a kaleidoscopic story of the creation of a culture. Here is a series of deeply involving portraits of American artists and innovators who have helped to shape the country in the modern age.
May 10, 2016 | Hardcover | Farrar, Straus and Giroux |
$26.00

BATTLE FOR ROOM 314: MY YEAR OF HOPE AND DESPAIR IN A NEW YORK CITY HIGH SCHOOL

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February 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$26.00
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BELLEVUE: THREE CENTURIES OF MEDICINE AND MAYHEM AT AMERICA'S MOST STORIED HOSPITAL

Written by Oshinsky, David
From a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian comes a riveting history of New York's iconic public hospital that charts the turbulent rise of American medicine.
November 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Doubleday Books |
$30.00

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