New York at War (2 of 2) : Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham, by Steven H. Jaffe

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(Photo: The problem of greater New York and its solution

Year: 1914 (1910s)

Authors: Brearley, Harry Chase, 1870-1940 Corthell, E. L. (Elmer Lawrence), 1840-1916 Durst, Seymour B., 1913-, former owner. NNC Real Estate Board of New York. Library, former owner. NNC

Subjects: Harbors

Publisher: New York City, Published under the auspices of the Committee on Industrial Advancement of the Brooklyn League by the Search-light Book Corp.

Contributing Library: Columbia University Libraries ; Digitizing Sponsor: The Durst Organization.

Photo, by Edwin Levick, A. Y. THE SITE OF NEW YORK'S ORIGINAL SETTLEMENT View of the lower end of Manhattan Island, showmg the extraordinary grouping ofoffice buildings as seen from the Woolworth Tower. The Upper Bay in Uie distance. THE PROBLEM OF GREATER NEW YORK AND ITS SOLUTION By HARRY CHASE BREARLEY WITH A SUPPLEMENTARY CHAPTER BY DR. ELMER L. CORTHELL MAPS. DIAGRAMS. ILLUSTRATIONS, AN APPENDIX OF VALUABLE CIVIC DATA. AND AN ANALYTICAL INDEX PUBLISHED UNDER THE AUSPICESOF THE COMMITTEE ON INDUSTRIAL ADVANCEMENT OF THE BROOKLYN LEAGUE BY THE SEARCH-LIGHT BOOK CORPORATION 450 FOURTH AVENUE, NEW YORK CITY 1914 THE REM ESTATE-BOARD OF m YORK. IHC. Committee on Industrial Advancement of the Brooklyn League WILLIAM LIEBERMANN, Chairman FRANK BAILEY JACOB C. KLINCK Title Guarantee and Trust Company Williams burgh Trust Company EUGENE F. BARNES A. L. LANGDON East Brooklyn Savings Bank Traffic Manager, i.nd Genl Fgt. Agt.. L. I. R. R. Co. JOSEPH BARONDESS WOODRUFF LEEMING SAMUEL BLOCK NATHAN

Date 1914

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New York at War (2 of 2) : Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham, by Steven H. Jaffe

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“Foreign foes have rarely attacked New York directly, but the city has been profoundly involved in the nation's many military conflicts. As Steven Jaffe shows in this novel and absorbing study, Gotham has been banker and arsenal, staging ground and recruiting post, cheerleader and critic, fortification and tempting target. Seen in a series, the wartime experiences are strikingly diff...