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  1. Artists' SoHo
    The author of many books about arts and artists in America, Richard Kostelanetz in his Artists’ SoHo describes, as an historian-participant, the development of a legendary artists’ colony within an industrial slum in lower... Learn More
    Published: 2nd January 2015
    Paperback | £26.99
    Electronic book text | £23.99
    Electronic book text | £23.99
  2. Walking New York
    Walking New York is an idiosyncratic guide to New York—a study of twelve American writers who walked in New York and wrote about their impressions of the city in fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2014
    Hardback | £61.00
    Paperback | £16.99
    Electronic book text | £15.99
    Electronic book text | £15.99
  3. North Brother Island
    A photographic survey of North Brother Island, an uninhabited island of ruins in New York City that was once home to a variety of institutional uses, including a quarantine hospital and juvenile drug treatment center.... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2014
    Hardback | £29.99
  4. New York and Amsterdam
    Immigration is dramatically changing major cities throughout the world. Nowhere is this more so than in New York City and Amsterdam, which, after decades of large-scale immigration, now have populations that are more than a third... Learn More
    Published: 3rd January 2014
    Hardback | £67.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  5. Fluid New York
    Fluid New York offers reflections on how New York began to incorporate the city's archipelago ecology into plans for a livable and sustainable future in the decade between September 11 and Hurricane Sandy.... Learn More
    Published: 2nd July 2013
    Hardback | £73.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  6. Still the Same Hawk
    Still the Same Hawk is a collection of original works by some of the best thinkers on urban nature. The book is focused on a phenomenon of widespread interest—urban nature—but as seen through the eyes of present or someday... Learn More
    Published: 17th December 2012
    Paperback | £16.99
    Electronic book text | £17.99
  7. City of Promises
    Winner of the 2012 National Jewish Book Award, presented by the National Jewish Book CouncilNew York Jews, so visible and integral to the culture, economy and politics of America’s greatest city, has eluded the grasp of historians... Learn More
    Published: 10th September 2012
    Hardback | £76.00
  8. Taxi!
    New York City cabdrivers hold a unique place in American culture writ large.  Cabbies proverbially counsel, console, and confound. Sometimes perceived as the key to street-level opinion or mysterious savants who don’t speak... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2012
    Paperback | £18.99
  9. Street Kids
    Street outreach workers comb public places such as parks, vacant lots, and abandoned waterfronts to search for young people who are living out in public spaces, if not always in the public eye. Street Kids opens a window to the... Learn More
    Published: 9th May 2011
    Hardback | £67.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  10. More New York Stories
    What do Francine Prose, Suketu Mehta, and Edwidge Danticat have in common? Each suffers from an incurable love affair with the Big Apple, and each contributed to the canon of writing New York has inspired by way of the New York... Learn More
    Published: 24th November 2010
    Hardback | £62.00
    Paperback | £13.99
  11. City of Disorder
    2009 Association of American University Presses Award for Jacket DesignIn the 1990s, improving the quality of life became a primary focus and a popular catchphrase of the governments of New York and many other American cities.... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2008
    Hardback | £67.00
    Paperback | £19.99