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"The New York Times' Book of New York: Stories of the People, the Streets, and the Life of the City Past and Present" gives one a different "view" of this unique city. a must have for all that appreciate what New York City is all about.
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Photos of New York: past and present By Memo - 1 October | Laissez un commentaire I recently discovered these amazing photos of New York dating back from to for the black and white prints and color ones for the most recent.
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Twenty memorable color and black-and-white postcards pay tribute to the Native American experience—past and present—in New York City. Specifications. ISBN (softcover)published by NMAI; 20 color and black-and-white postcards; 6 3 ⁄ 4 x 4 3 ⁄ 4.