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Gotham Tales
Bethany Branch, November 4, 2005

FICTION

The Alienist The Alienist
by Caleb Carr

Ragtime Ragtime
by E.L. Doctorow

The Shroud of the Thwacker The Shroud of the Thwacker
by Chris Elliott

Metropolis Metropolis
by Elizabeth Gaffney

The Navigator of New York The Navigator of New York
by Wayne Johnston

Empire Rising Empire Rising
by Kelly Thomas

Time Out of Mind
by John R. Maxim

Rivington Street
by Meredith Tax

Age of Innocence Age of Innocence
by Edith Wharton

Old New York Old New York
by Edith Wharton

The Higher Jazz The Higher Jazz
by Edmund Wilson

NON-FICTION

The Gangs of New York The Gangs of New York
by Herbert Asbury
364.106 Asb

Stork Club Stork Club
by Ralph Blumenthal
974.71 Blu

Naming New York: Manhattan Places and How They Got Their Names
by Sanna Feirstein
974.71 Fei

Mrs. Astor's New York Mrs. Astor's New York: Money and Social Power in a Gilded Age
by Eric Homberger
974.71 Hom

American Metropolis: A History of New York City
by George J. Lankevich
974.71 Lan

Manhattan '45
by Jan Morris
917.471 Mor

How the Other Half Lives
by Jacob Riis
301.441 R44h

Other Islands of New York City Other Islands of New York City: A Historical Companion
by Sharon Seitz
974.71 Sei

Triangle Triangle: The Fire That Changed America
by David Von Drehle
974.7 Von