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New York at its best

Robert S. Kane

New York at its best

by Robert S. Kane

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Published by Passport Books in Lincolnwood, Ill., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRobert S. Kane.
      SeriesWorld at its best travel series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.18 .K345 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 345 p. :
      Number of Pages345
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2066472M
      ISBN 100844295833
      LC Control Number88063897
      OCLC/WorldCa19909704

        Breaking story after story, two great American newspapers, The New York Times and The Washington Post, are resurgent, with record readerships. .   Today The New York Times Book Review announced changes to the Best-Seller Lists, in print and online. The Best Sellers team will begin tracking Mass Market Paperbacks (genres including romance) and a combined list for Graphic Books (fiction, nonfiction, children’s, adults, and manga).. Previously tracked by the Best Sellers franchise until , these lists are returning due to continued.

      With a worldwide circulation of over ,, The New York Review of Books has established itself, in Esquire‘s words, as “the premier literary-intellectual magazine in the English language.” The New York Review began during the New York publishing strike of , when its founding editors, Robert Silvers and Barbara Epstein, and their friends, decided to [ ].   New Yorkers love talking about New York. And why not? Despite the innumerable songs, poems, novels, plays, and movies that have been written .

      The New York Review of Books is like French TV5, they get world famous authors to do the reviews. Their favorite was Gore Vidal, which coincided exactly with my view of things. They spend 5 times more space than the New York Times on the same book. While John Locke made the New York Times list (he had the #1 bestselling book, Saving Rachel, for weeks on , and the rest of his series were bestsellers, he made the New York Times list Author: Kailin Gow.


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