New York City

[an Illustrated History of the Big Apple]

Platt, Richard

Book - 2010
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
New York City
"Follow the triumphs and turmoils of one of the world's most famous cities, from 1600 until the present day. Meet Manhattan's native people, watch the arrival of Europeans, witness riots and revolution, and experience life in the Big Apple"--P. [4] of cover.

Publisher: New York : Kingfisher ; distributed by Macmillian, c2010
ISBN: 9780753464168
Branch Call Number: J 974.71 P
Characteristics: 45 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 32 cm.
Additional Contributors: Cappon, Manuela Illustrator


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Richard Platt’s New York City: An Illustrated History of the Big Apple presents the history of New York City chronologically with two-page spreads of information, illustrations and maps. Great resource for the big-picture view of the evolution of Manhattan.

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