Gotham: A History of New York City ** SOLD **
Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace
Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.
An epic history of New York City, that went on to win a Pulitzer prize, with gripping accounts of the rise and fall of the nation's most ambitious operators.
From the tiny outpost of new Amsterdam to the sprawling modern metropolis, constantly re-inventing itself, this saga is the story of America herself.
1,383 pages. One closed tear to jacket.
** SOLD **