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The Works

Anatomy of a City

by Kate Ascher and Wendy Marech

Hardcover, 228 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $35 |


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Anatomy of a City
Kate Ascher and Wendy Marech

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An account of the interconnected technology, transportation, and utility systems supporting New York City pairs detailed graphic images with explanations of behind-the-scenes mechanisms and processes for key structures and everyday arenas.

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'The Works' of New York City: Past and Present

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