Alone Together: A History of New York's Early Apartments
Twentieth-century New York is now famous as the city of "cliff dwellers," but in the second half of the nineteenth century, middle-class apartments in Manhattan were a new—and somewhat suspect—architectural form. Alone Together presents a history of the "invention" of New York apartment houses.
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Review: Alone Together: A History of New York's Early ApartmentsUser Review - Scott Fuchs - Goodreads
This is a very studious, very detailed work focusing in great part on the development and construction of EARLY NYC apartments; very possibly an extended doctoral thesis. Much of the book is centered ... Read full review
Review: Alone Together: A History of New York's Early ApartmentsUser Review - braden - Goodreads
Smart, thorough preasentation of the evidence. But if you want to people the landscape, you are going to have to do that yourself. Read full review
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