The Power Broker

Author: Robert A. Caro
Publisher: Bodley Head Childrens
ISBN: 9781847923653
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The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro is a riveting and timeless account of power, politics and the city of New York by 'the greatest political biographer of our times' (Sunday Times) - chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 Best Non ...

The Power Broker

Author: Robert A. Caro
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 184792364X
Size: 24.16 MB
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The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro is a riveting and timeless account of power, politics and the city of New York by âe~the greatest political biographer of our timesâe(tm) (Sunday Times) âe" chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 ...

The Power Broker

Author: Robert A. Caro
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780394720241
Size: 19.26 MB
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Moses is pictured as idealist reformer and political manipulator as his rise to power and eventual domination of New York State politics is documented This is the first and foremost a brilliant multidimensional portrait of a man-an ...

Robert Moses And The Modern City

Author: Hilary Ballon
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393732061
Size: 80.35 MB
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From Lincoln Center to the Triborough Bridge, the West Side Highway to the Cross Bronx Expressway, his public projects, reassessed in this book by notable urbanists, continue to exert a strong influence in the lives of New Yorkers.

Wrestling With Moses

Author: Anthony Flint
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1588368629
Size: 14.59 MB
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The rivalry of Jane Jacobs and Robert Moses, a struggle for the soul of a city, is one of the most dramatic and consequential in modern American history.

Means Of Ascent

Author: Robert A. Caro
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307422095
Size: 54.56 MB
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Robert A. Caro's life of Lyndon Johnson, which began with the greatly acclaimed The Path to Power, also winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, continues -- one of the richest, most intensive and most revealing examinations ever ...

The Battle For Gotham

Author: Roberta Brandes Gratz
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 145878391X
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Urban critic and journalist Roberta Brandes Gratz contradicts this conventional view. New York City, Gratz argues, recovered precisely because of the waning power of Moses.

Empire On The Hudson

Author: Jameson W. Doig
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231076760
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Doig traces the evolution of the Port Authority from the battles leading to its creation in 1921 through its conflicts with the railroads and its expansion to build bridges and tunnels for motor vehicles.

100 Of The Most Shocking Reviews The Power Broker

Author: Isaac Hacker
Publisher: Lennex
ISBN: 9785458798266
Size: 33.62 MB
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In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York.

Tomorrow Land

Author: Joseph Tirella
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 149300333X
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It housed the controversial work of Warhol (until Governor Rockefeller had it removed); and lured Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters.