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Downtown: My Manhattanby Pete Hamill
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In Downtown, Pete Hamill leads us on an unforgettable journey through the city he loves, from the island's southern tip to Times Square, combining a moving memoir of his days and nights in New York with a passionate history of its most enduring places and people.
In the tradition of E. B. White's Here Is New York, this will be a timeless evocation of the city, ideal for lovers of New York everywhere.
More than just history or reporting, this is an elegy by a native son who haslived through some of New York's most historic moments, and continues to call this magnificent, haunted city his home.
About the Author
Pete Hamill is a novelist, journalist, editor, and screenwriter. He is the author of 21 previous books including the bestselling novels Tabloid City, Forever, and Snow in August and the bestselling memoir A Drinking Life. He writes a column for the New York Daily News and lives in New York City.
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