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Walking New York

Miller, Stephen

Walking New York

reflections of American writers from Walt Whitman to Teju Cole

by Miller, Stephen

  • 32 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walking,
  • Literature and society,
  • City and town life in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • American literature,
  • Walking in literature,
  • American Authors,
  • English Authors,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Social conditions,
  • In literature,
  • Travel,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-242) and index.

    StatementStephen Miller
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS255.N5 M56 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 251 pages
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27174995M
    ISBN 100823263150
    ISBN 109780823263158
    LC Control Number2014013002
    OCLC/WorldCa874223692

    Helmreich spoke with hundreds of New Yorkers from every part of the globe and all walks of life. He finds that to be a New Yorker is to struggle to understand the place and to make a life that is as highly local as it is dynamically cosmopolitan. New York City can be busy through most of the year and some of the most popular tours can sell out far in advance especially on weekends, but the New York Pass will let you secure your spot. With the New York Pass, you can book your favourite tours in advance using either your collection voucher number or the Pass number if you had it delivered.

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