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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 seven books about New York history and architecture. Her most recent works include New York City at Night, Lost New York and Central Park Then and Now, as well as a series of guides to historic Brooklyn neighborhoods. She was Policy Director of the Parks Council, now New Yorkers for Parks, and previously Public Affairs Director for 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 and the Seafarers Log. She and her husband have lived in several buildings in Manhattan and Brooklyn (Then) but (Now) live in an 1840 farmhouse in upstate New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781571457929
Author:
Reiss, Marcia
Publisher:
Thunder Bay Press
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:
Then & Now Thunder Bay
Series Volume:
78
Publication Date:
20020513
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10 x 11.25 in 33.5 oz

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