Forty Cent Tip: Stories of New York City Immigrant Workers

Robert Wagner and the Rise of New York City’s Plebiscitary Mayoralty: The Tamer of the Tammany Tiger

Robert Wagner and the Rise of New York City’s Plebiscitary Mayoralty: The Tamer of the Tammany Tiger by Richard M. Flanagan
English | Dec. 12, 2014 | ISBN: 1137406216 | 142 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Robert Wagner was New York City's true New Deal mayor, killed Tammany Hall. The world Wagner shaped delivers municipal services efficiently at the cost of local democracy. The story of Wagner's mayoralty will be of interest to anyone who cares about New York City, local democracy and the debate about the legacy of the City's important leaders.
Wilde Times : Patricia Wilde, George Balanchine, and the Rise of New York City Ballet

Wilde Times :
Patricia Wilde, George Balanchine, and the Rise of New York City Ballet

by Joel Lobenthal
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1611688035 | 343 Pages | PDF | 2.5 MB

Trees of New York City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 12, 2017
Trees of New York City

Trees of New York City by Benjamin Swett
English | March 28, 2017 | ISBN: 1581574428 | EPUB | 152 pages | 133 MB

Rotten Apples: True Stories of New York Crime and Mystery  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at April 6, 2017
Rotten Apples: True Stories of New York Crime and Mystery

Rotten Apples: True Stories of New York Crime and Mystery by Marvin J. Wolf
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0345362780, 9780345362780, B00KWG6VA0 | 412 Pages | EPUB | 3.39 MB

Radical Walking Tours of New York City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 4, 2017
Radical Walking Tours of New York City

Bruce Kayton, "Radical Walking Tours of New York City, 3rd Edition"
ISBN: 1609806891 | 2016 | EPUB | 256 pages | 12 MB
Green Metropolis: The Extraordinary Landscapes of New York City as Nature, History, and Design

Green Metropolis: The Extraordinary Landscapes of New York City as Nature, History, and Design By Elizabeth Barlow Rogers, Professor Tony Hiss
2016 | 240 Pages | ISBN: 1101875534 | EPUB | 135 MB

Money Has No Smell: The Africanization of New York City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Aug. 26, 2015
Money Has No Smell: The Africanization of New York City

Money Has No Smell: The Africanization of New York City by Paul Stoller
English | 17 Apr. 2002 | ISBN: 9780226775296 | ASIN: 0226775291 | 232 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

In February 1999 the tragic New York City police shooting of Amadou Diallo, an unarmed street vendor from Guinea, brought into focus the existence of West African merchants in urban America. In Money Has No Smell, Paul Stoller offers us a more complete portrait of the complex lives of West African immigrants like Diallo, a portrait based on years of research Stoller conducted on the streets of New York City during the 1990s.

Crossing Broadway: Washington Heights and the Promise of New York City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 18, 2015
Crossing Broadway: Washington Heights and the Promise of New York City

Crossing Broadway: Washington Heights and the Promise of New York City by Robert W. Snyder
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0801449618 | 312 pages | PDF | 3,2 MB
Tales of Gotham, Historical Archaeology, Ethnohistory and Microhistory of New York City (repost)

Tales of Gotham, Historical Archaeology, Ethnohistory and Microhistory of New York City by Meta F. Janowitz and Diane Dallal
English | ISBN: 1461452716 | 2013 | PDF | 389 pages | 10 MB
The Architecture of New York City: Histories and Views of Important Structures, Sites, and Symbols

The Architecture of New York City: Histories and Views of Important Structures, Sites, and Symbols by Donald Martin Reynolds
English | April 29, 1994 | ISBN: 0471014397 | 408 pages | PDF | 13 MB

Gives historical, artistic descriptions plus original photographs of more than 90 major structures, sites and symbols—from Indian coves and trails and Dutch canals to contemporary skyscrapers. Contains a comprehensive analysis of the major architectural styles that have helped create the New York City skyline.