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Saturday, July 11, 2015

Retro New York: New book reveals vintage Big Apple

Anyone who has ever visited New York City will be immediately entranced by this superbly presented volume of historic and significant moment in the life of the 'Big Apple' in the 20th Century.

Either as a souvenir or a gift, this book captures life in one of the world's greatest cities.

By Alan J. Whiticker

Retro New York is an enticing picture-book that includes photographs of various iconic locations around New York City throughout its grand history. Ranging from suburban photographs to images of historical moments, Alan J. Whiticker manages to depict the development of the city and the life of its people from the start of the 20th century to the 1970s. In an environment where memories and elements of the past inspire us to move forward, Retro New York stands out as a book that reflects a diverse and vibrant city that has been long regarded as the cultural capital of the United States. This book successfully rediscovers the necessity for historical understanding and also the importance of memory within an urban setting.

RRP: $45.00 | Hardback | June 2015

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