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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This informative, scholarly study traces the evolution of the New York apartment building as a specific building type from its somewhat disreputable roots in Europe in the mid-19th century to its ... Read full review
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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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