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Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of a New York Landmark Hardcover – January 22, 2013
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About the Author
Anthony W. Robins, formerly survey director for New York’s Landmarks Commission, has written and lectured about the city’s architecture and history for 30 years. The author of Classics of American Architecture: The World Trade Center and Subway Style, he has written for the New York Times, New York Magazine, and Architectural Record. The New York Transit Museum, located in Brooklyn, collects historical artifacts that illustrate mass transit’s critical role in the region’s economic and residential development since the 19th century.
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This book is probably not for those seeking an ultimate guide to Grand Central Terminal. However, it is ideal for those who may want to get a general overview of the terminal's history and enjoy wonderful photos from the past 100 years. Even if you don't read much of the text, the photos alone are worth the price of the book.
I'd recommend the book for anyone with an interest in trains, history and/or New York City.