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9 edition of Water for Gotham found in the catalog.

Water for Gotham

A History.

by Gerard T. Koeppel

  • 367 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Water Supply,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Urban Planning,
  • Water Resources Engineering,
  • Water-supply engineering,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • American History,
  • Applied Science and Engineering,
  • History / United States / 19th Century,
  • History of Science and Medicine, Philosophy of Science,
  • Water-supply,
  • Croton Aqueduct (N.Y.),
  • History,
  • New York,
  • New York (State)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7756251M
    ISBN 100691011397
    ISBN 109780691011394

    Caleb Carr, The New York Times Book Review, "Koeppel's study, an engaging read, follows the tortuous origins of the city's much-delayed water system. In doing so, Water for Gotham uncovers a rich history--a history that seemed to have been forgotten nearly as soon as the fresh water began to flow.". The motor began to lower into the water and Gotham stopped in her tracks to watch as the water suddenly rocketed into the air with parts of whatever was left of the motor floating, destroyed in the water. Gotham appeared on the wooden plank connecting the ship to the dock. She held up her bow with an arrow ready to fire. It bobbed between the.

    The Gotham Book Mart was a famous Midtown Manhattan bookstore and cultural landmark that operated from to The business was located first in a small basement space on West 45th Street near the Theater District, then moved to 51 West 47th Street, then spent many years at 41 West 47th Street within the Diamond District in Manhattan, New York City, before finally moving to 16 East 46th. Download Gotham-Book, font family Gotham by with Book weight and style, download file name is e Name:

      Conducted by a city marshal as part of a judgment against Gotham Book Mart’s owner, Andreas Brown, for over half a million dollars owed in back rent .   For the casual fan, the superhero will be just as familiar, armed with Teflon-coated Batarangs and rumbling around Gotham in the pimped-up Batmobile. But the book spends equal time with Bruce’s father, Thomas, a doctor who is enraptured with his future wife, Martha : Tracy Hickman.


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