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Hyperlinks would be better, and I hope the Third Edition, will adopt that approach.
This is not simply an excellent reference book but the best general reference book I have ever seen on all aspects of the history of all parts of New York City.
He was thrilled with the book, as he'd been reading it already whenever he visited his brother, and said he can never put it down once he picks it up.
It's great ! Although I come from the area, there is so much I don't know. All in all, a smart buy.Published 1 month ago by Christopher Yasinsky
It's an extremely comprehensive encyclopedia of NYC. I enjoy flipping through it to a random page and learning something new. Read morePublished 13 months ago by G. Book
As a foreign born American I am fascinated by the making of this great city as an institution. This book opened my mind for the contribution the city made towards the evolution of... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Thomas Koshy
This is a great book, and a perfect candidate for a richly hyperlinked eBook, in the Wikipedia style. Read morePublished on July 16, 2012 by Tecsi
There is so much learning in this excellent encyclopedia that my praise will add very little to the mix: there is so much to like here:
-- up to date to the beginning of... Read more
After meeting Ken Jackson and seeing the city through his eyes (and expertise!) this book helped me further my investigation into the trasures of the city I love! Read morePublished on May 22, 2012 by Geege 09
My husband is a history buff, especially American and New York History having lived and worked in the NYC area all his life. Read morePublished on January 10, 2012 by MarianneM
I was delighted the book arrived on schedule, in great condition and is a welcome treasure trove of fascinating knowledge of new York history. Thanks!Published on July 28, 2011 by Yasuko Izu