Retro New York
|By||Alan J Whiticker|
|Book Size||265 x 248 x 37 mm (H x W x D)|
|Imprint||New Holland Publishers|
|Subject Classification||Cookery / food & drink etc / General cookery & recipes|
Take a walk back in time with this collection of amazingly evocative photographs of one of the great cities in the world. Retro New York is a book of historical images from the Mary Evans Photo Library depicting the development of the city and the life of its people from the start of the 20th Century to the 1970s.
Beautifully presented in hardcover format with over 400 unique images,Retro New York is a visual snapshot of an era now long past.
- Iconic New York: key sights and views of New York from the Statue of Liberty to the Empire State Building all with a bit of a vintage twist.
- New York at War: New York life throughout two World Wars the troops, the historic events and the victory celebrations.
- Art and Entertainment: from museums and theatres, stage and screen, opera and the movies and celebrities that made New York famous.
- New York at Night: The grit and glamour of New York at night from misty mornings and neon nightscapes to New York s vibrant culture of clubs and theatre nightspots.