New York

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Somerset Books, 2008 - Travel - 584 pages
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Blue Guides: Complete Cultural Guides -- This is the best-researched, best-presented, most comprehensive cultural guide to New York in the English language covering art, history, architecture and archaeology. With background history and detailed, scholarly descriptions of the neighbourhoods, parks, museums, and landmarks that define the Big Apple. Full-colour throughout with detailed maps and diagrams. Includes Blue Guides Recommended dining and accommodation suggestions. Illustrations to inform rather than to decorate: maps, diagrams, floor plans, architectural details and photographs. -- "Often plagiarised by other guide writers, Blue Guides have always been a gold standard for accuracy and depth" Daily Telegraph. "Guide books in the grand tradition of thoroughness and objectivity" Georgia Review.

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I have lived in New York all my life 69 years yet this book still teaches me about things to do and see in New York. It is very detailed but it needs more illustrations . One picture can be worth a thousand words. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Carol V. Wright is the author of Blue Guide New York and a contributor to the Encyclopedia of New York City. Born on Staten Island, she lives in Connecticut.

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