City of Dreams
: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York
A defining American story, never before told with such breadth of scope, lavish research, and resounding ...
: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World
Imagine that Alice had walked into a bar instead of falling down the rabbit hole. In the tradition of J. R. ...
The Race Underground
: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway
The Race Underground is a great American saga of two rival American cities, their rich, powerful and sometimes...
: Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point
Elizabeth D. Samet
What does literature - particularly the literature of war - mean to a student who is likely to encounter its ...
: On the Secret Trail of Trash
A brilliant exploration into the soiled heart of the American trash can.
: The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Plum Island Germ Laboratory
Michael C. Carroll
In the shadow of New York City lies an unimposing 840-acre island unidentified on most maps. Lab 257 takes you...
Report From Ground Zero
: The Story of the Rescue Efforts at the World Trade Center
Captures the horror and chaos of those first terrifying hours, and the ensuing anger and grief and ...
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