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This is New York (This is . . .)

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With the same wit and perception that distinguished his stylish books on Paris, London, and Rome, M. Sasek pictures fabulous, big-hearted New York City in This Is New York, first This is New York book in and now updated for the 21st century.

The Dutchman who bought the island of Manhattan from the Native Americnas in for twenty-four dollars' worth of handy housewares little knew that his was the Cited by: 3. With the same wit and perception that distinguished his stylish books on Paris, London, and Rome, M.

Sasek pictures fabulous, big-hearted New York City in This Is New York, first published in and now updated for the 21st century. The Dutchman who bought the island of Manhattan from the Native Americnas in for twenty-four dollars' worth of handy housewares little knew that his /5(8).

The book begins with the story of how New York was purchased from the Native Americans for only $24 worth of household items. This book also includes New York /5. This book is non-fiction. this story is written such as New York's history and New York's good place and so on. There are many most famous building and popular place.

in New York. I This is New York book Statue of liberty. It is beautiful and simbol of New York. i think Statue of liberty is the most famous statue in the world/5.

This book, written almost fifty years ago, captures the qualities that make New York the greatest city in the world. It is a brief character sketch of the whole city.

The fact that almost every word is still applicable today illustrates the eternal uniqueness and unchangability of the Big by: This Is New York Written by Miroslav Sasek.

With the same wit and perception that distinguished his stylish books on Paris, London, and Rome, M.

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Sasek pictures fabulous, big-hearted New York City in This Is New York, first published in and now updated for the 21st century.

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This is New York by M. Sasek, / It is rare that I include the title page in my review, but with that beauty – how could I not.

Sasek began his This is series with Paris and eventually created 18 books total. This is New York is the first of 3 about American cities and it is thrilling to view whether you live here or not.

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I read this book just before the film "Lincoln" was released and I found that it provided excellent background material for /5(K). "Here Is New York" is an essay E.B.

White—yes, of Charlotte's Web fame—wrote in for Holiday, a long-since defunct travel magazine. The essay reads as you would expect up until its last few pages/5.

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The ledger sized pages allow panoramic views of many unforgettable photographs, anyone who lived through that day should own this book.

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The combination of watercolor, photograph and text offers the reader an original, multi-dimensional experience of a city so well known and yet still to be discovered, still mystifying.

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Sasek pictures fabulous, big-hearted New York City in This Is New York, first published in and now updated for the 21st century. The Dutchman who bought the island of Manhattan from the Native Americnas in for twenty-four dollars' worth of handy housewares little knew that his was.

Get this from a library. This is New York. [M Sasek; Macmillan Company.; Fabbristampa.] -- A pictorial tour of Manhattan Island presenting drawings of its neighborhoods, transportation and traffic, buildings, and the city's activities, from the local shoeshine stall to Wall Street.

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