New York City Skyscrapers [NOOK Book]

Overview

New York City Skyscrapers celebrates the numerous awe-inspiring buildings that have made New York the skyscraper capital of the world. This book traces the history of New York's tallest structures from the late 19th century, when church spires ruled the skyline, through the 20th century, when a succession of amazing buildings soared to new heights. From the Flatiron and Woolworth Buildings to the Chrysler and Empire State Buildings, the skyscrapers of New York have long captured the imagination of people around ...
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Overview

New York City Skyscrapers celebrates the numerous awe-inspiring buildings that have made New York the skyscraper capital of the world. This book traces the history of New York's tallest structures from the late 19th century, when church spires ruled the skyline, through the 20th century, when a succession of amazing buildings soared to new heights. From the Flatiron and Woolworth Buildings to the Chrysler and Empire State Buildings, the skyscrapers of New York have long captured the imagination of people around the world.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781439638620
  • Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
  • Publication date: 9/18/2012
  • Series: Postcard History
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 128
  • File size: 48 MB
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Meet the Author

Richard Panchyk has published 19 books, including German New York City and Catholic New York City. He has studied the built environment of New York City for the past 20 years. Using vintage postcards culled from his extensive collection, he offers a closer look at the fascinating history of New York City's incredible skyscrapers.

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    Britt

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    Posted March 15, 2013

    I didnt know that

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