City of Dreams
The 400-year Epic History of Immigrant New York
ISBN10: 054410465X ISBN13: 9780544104655 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co (T) Published: Oct 18 2016 Pages: 738 Weight: 2.53lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
A richly detailed history of immigration in New York shares the poignant stories of individuals ranging from bodybuilder Charles Atlas to couture artist Oscar de la Renta to trace the essential role of foreign-born innovators and revolutionaries in the city's evolution. By the award-winning author of Five Points. 50,000 first printing. Illustrations. Map(s).