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AIA guide to New York City

Author: Norval White; Elliot Willensky; Fran Leadon; American Institute of Architects. New York Chapter.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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"There are two reasons the guide has entered the pantheon of New York books. One is its encyclopedic nature, and the other is its inimitable style-'smart, vivid, funny and opinionated' as the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norval White; Elliot Willensky; Fran Leadon; American Institute of Architects. New York Chapter.
ISBN: 9780195383850 0195383850 9780195383867 0195383869
OCLC Number: 804682268
Notes: Índexs.
Description: xxii, 1055 p. : il. ; 26 cm
Contents: List of Maps ; Using the Guide ; Acknowledgments ; Glossary ; Borough One: Manhattan ; Lower Manhattan ; The Villages ; Midtown Manhattan ; Upper West Side ; Central Park ; Upper East Side ; The Heights and Harlems ; Harlem ; Upper Manhattan ; The Other Islands ; Borough Two: The Bronx ; Southern Bronx ; Central Bronx ; Western Bronx ; Riverdale ; Eastern Bronx ; Northern Bronx ; Borough Three: Brooklyn ; West Central Brooklyn ; Northern Brooklyn ; Central Brooklyn ; Southwestern Brooklyn ; Southern Brooklyn ; Southeastern Brooklyn ; Eastern Brooklyn ; Borough Four: Queens ; Western Queens ; Central Queens ; Southern Queens ; Far Queens ; The Rockaways/Jamaica Bay ; Borough Five: Staten Island ; Northern Staten Island ; Eastern Staten Island ; Central Staten Island ; Southern Staten Island ; Index ; Illustration Credits
Other Titles: American Institute of Architects guide to New York City
Responsibility: [edited by] Norval White, Elliot Willensky with Fran Leadon.

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Huge and gloriously entertaining book...This book has the edge on Pevsner in scope, humour and approachability. * The Independent * Gloriously entertaining... exuberant and scrupulous. * Chris Read more...

 
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