Building New York: The Rise and Rise of the Greatest City on Earth
Publication Date 1 Jan 2009
OverviewThe third printing of this classic volume by Bruce Marshall. The evolution of New York's built environment is chronicled in this breathtaking history organized chronologically by site from architectural masterpieces to engineering marvels. New York's coming of age coincided with the rise of photography, and this incredible trove of photographs culled from the archives of Time Life and the New York Historical Society are the very images that created the larger-than-life reputation of New York that continues to dazzle the world today.