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The Resource Strange and obscure stories of New York City : little-known tales about Gotham's people and places, by Tim Rowland

Strange and obscure stories of New York City : little-known tales about Gotham's people and places, by Tim Rowland

Label
Strange and obscure stories of New York City : little-known tales about Gotham's people and places
Title
Strange and obscure stories of New York City
Title remainder
little-known tales about Gotham's people and places
Statement of responsibility
by Tim Rowland
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowland, Tim
Dewey number
974.7/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F128.36
LC item number
.R69 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Strange and obscure stories of New York City : little-known tales about Gotham's people and places, by Tim Rowland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-199)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Selling the public on a jump from the Brooklyn Bridge -- A humble printer establishes freedom of the press -- Botched abortion, botched justice -- The US Mail underfoot -- The grand slave conspiracy that wasn't -- Mark Twain takes New York by storm and spirit -- The rise and fall of Little Germany -- New York's cross-dressing governor -- A deadly battle of Shakespearian actors -- Woodlawn Cemetery's celebrated clientele -- A building and a food fight for the ages -- New York's new insane class, and the woman who fought for them -- New York declares war on pigs -- A floating city of liquor -- A lake gets its revenge on Manhattan
Control code
ocn914219203
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 199 pages
Isbn
9781510700123
Lccn
2016000970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0017434766
  • (OCoLC)914219203
Label
Strange and obscure stories of New York City : little-known tales about Gotham's people and places, by Tim Rowland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-199)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Selling the public on a jump from the Brooklyn Bridge -- A humble printer establishes freedom of the press -- Botched abortion, botched justice -- The US Mail underfoot -- The grand slave conspiracy that wasn't -- Mark Twain takes New York by storm and spirit -- The rise and fall of Little Germany -- New York's cross-dressing governor -- A deadly battle of Shakespearian actors -- Woodlawn Cemetery's celebrated clientele -- A building and a food fight for the ages -- New York's new insane class, and the woman who fought for them -- New York declares war on pigs -- A floating city of liquor -- A lake gets its revenge on Manhattan
Control code
ocn914219203
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 199 pages
Isbn
9781510700123
Lccn
2016000970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0017434766
  • (OCoLC)914219203

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