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Brooklyn Then & Now (Then & Now)

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Celebrating America's favorite cityscapes, this series combines historic interest and contemporary beauty. Then and Now features fascinating archival photographs contrasted with specially commissioned, full-color images of the same scene today. A visual lesson in the historic changes of our greatest urban landscapes.

About the Author

Marcia Reiss is the author of Architectural Details, Brooklyn Then and Now, Lost New York, New York Then and Now, and a series of guides to historic Brooklyn neighborhoods for the Brooklyn Historical Society. She is former policy director of the Parks Council, now New Yorkers for Parks, and former public affairs director for the New York City Department of Ports and Trade. She also taught at Columbia University and Hunter College and was a reporter for the Brooklyn Phoenix. A former resident of Brooklyn and Manhattan, she lives in upstate New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781571457929
Author:
Reiss, Marcia
Publisher:
Pavilion
Location:
San Diego, Calif.
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
United States - Mid Atlantic - New York City
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Brooklyn
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic
Subject:
United States / Northeast / Middle Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA)
Subject:
New York (N.Y.) History.
Subject:
World History-General
Subject:
Travel
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Lost
Series Volume:
78
Publication Date:
20141215
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
11 x 9.5 in

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