CITY ON A GRID: How New York Became New York
Presents the story of the grid that ate Manhattan. Created in 1811 by a three-man commission, the plan called for a dozen parallel avenues crossing at right angles with many dozens of parallel streets in an unbroken grid. Whether you love it or hate it, this is the story of the city's design. 16 pages of illus.
Publisher: Da Capo
Size: 6½x9½ inches
Item #: 6987389