Обложка книги The Neighborhoods of Brooklyn (Neighborhoods of New York City)

The Neighborhoods of Brooklyn (Neighborhoods of New York City)

ISBN: 0300103107;
Издательство: Yale University Press
Страниц: 312

This generously illustrated book takes us on a tour of the ninety neighborhoods of Brooklyn, providing intimate portraits of their diverse ethnic makeups, abundance of architectural styles, and many churches and festivals. “Filled with maps, street-corner photographs, history, and local lore. As with the place itself, there are surprising rewards to getting lost here.”— New Yorker “Detail[s] in charming and highly accessible form the facts about a city that works..”—William R. Everdell, New York Times Book Review “Strikingly illustrated, well written, and with clear maps, this is an excellent guide to the visual delights and the human landscape of our most complex borough.”—Howard Kissel, Daily News “A delightful tour.”—Digby Diehl, Modern Maturity “New York’s most populous borough comes alive in The Neighborhoods of Brooklyn . . . . With...