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The Portraits of America: Empire State Building: The Museum of the City of New York

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It is the world's most famous skyscraper, a gleaming Art Deco tower of steel, concrete and marble that is the enduring symbol of New York. Conceived by Governor Alfred E. Smith, the project commenced on January 22, 1930, less than two months after the Black Tuesday stock market crash, as America entered the beginnings of the Great Depression. Along with the revealing text, ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published March 15th 2003 by Barnes & Noble
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Emily Slomski
This is a really interesting book. I attend college within the Empire State Building so it is always interesting to read about it. The information is very accurate and well written. The pictures are amazing!!

Worth reading if you are interested in the history of the Empire State Building

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