Colonial New York

Author: Michael G. Kammen
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195107799
Size: 60.15 MB
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Although this important book is thorough and informed by primary sources, Colonial New York's clear and vivid prose offers a delightful narrative that will entertain both general readers and serious scholars alike.


Author: Edwin G. Burrows
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199741205
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The events and people who crowd these pages guarantee that this is no mere local history.

History Of The City Of New York In The Seventeenth Century

Author: Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1602063524
Size: 53.65 MB
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In this ambitious first volume of her exhaustive 1909 account of New York City's early history, Van Rensselaer begins with the earliest Dutch settlements and the founding of New Amsterdam.

Tugboats Of New York

Author: George Matteson
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814757081
Size: 54.58 MB
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Complemented by 150 black-and-white period photographs and personal anecdotes of life on the New York waterways, a visual history traces the lore and use of tugboats in New York from their early nineteenth-century precursors to their heyday ...