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5 edition of The fall of New York. found in the catalog.

The fall of New York.

by Miles Donis

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by D. McKay Co. in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.D682 Faj, PS3554.O47 Faj
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p.
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4769071M
LC Control Number78149091

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Fall of New York. New York, D. McKay Co. [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type. If the Bonfire of the Vanities is the shock book of s New York then The Power Broker Robert Moses and the Fall of New York tells the story of some of the factors that made the city that way.

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About this Item: Pocket Books, New York, New York, U.S.A., Paper Covered Boards. Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Complete number line. pages. The edges are heavily worn with the bottom corner of the front cover worn to the board.

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