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A history of the city of Brooklyn

Henry Reed Stiles

A history of the city of Brooklyn

including the old town and village of Brooklyn, the town of Bushwick, and the village and city of Williamsburgh

by Henry Reed Stiles

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Published by Pub. by subscription in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History,
  • Bushwick (New York, N.Y.) -- History,
  • Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indices.

    Statementby Henry R. Stiles.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF129.B7 S79
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22976280M
    OCLC/WorldCa14171900

      New York City Book Media and Events. To be in New York City is to be a part of a large literary community. It’s the home of the New York Times “Book Review” and the paper's Best-Seller Lists, as well as the National Book Awards and the National Book Critics Circle. There are hundreds of book events in bookstores and bars, such as the ones in East Village’s KGB or Brooklyn’s Pete’s   Image courtesy of Basic Books “This is a great book for anyone who needs a lesson on the recent history of power, politics, prejudice and policing in New York City and ://

    2 days ago  It would later become a part of New York City in , when Brooklyn became one of the Big Apple’s five boroughs. With the building of the Williamsburg Bridge in , thousands of Lower East Side residents who were living in tenements crossed the river to a better life in :// Howard Philip Lovecraft — aka H.P. Lovecraft — was born years ago this week (on Aug ) in Providence, Rhode Island. The pulp-fiction storyteller, known for claustrophobic tales of the occult, lived for a time in Brooklyn. He did not enjoy it. In , he moved to Parkside Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn, close to Ebbets Field and Prospect Park.

    A History of Brooklyn Bridge Park recounts the grassroots, multivoiced, and contentious effort, beginning in the s, to transform Brooklyn's defunct piers into a beautiful, urban oasis. The movement to resist commercial development on the piers reveals how concerned citizens came together to shape the future of their   Prof. Sundiata Cha-Jua at UI provides an excellent, in-depth analysis of the documentary and oral histories of Brooklyn in America's First Black Town: Brooklyn, Illinois, (University Press of Illinois, ). Learn more about the history and heritage of Brooklyn's families and residents from the Historical Society of Brooklyn's web site.


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