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Title:
The Empire State: A History of New York
ISBN: 0801438667
Book #: 007254

Author: Klein, Milton M. [Editor]
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Place: Ithaca, New York
Year: 2001
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: Very Good
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Blue gilt stamped cloth over boards, map on end papers, xx, 837 pages, Index, Selected Readings, illustrated with b & w photographs and 16 pages of color illustrations. Lightly bumped at spine ends, “bump” in map on end papers at the gutter (happened during binding). In a color illustrated dust jacket that is bumped at spine ends & bottom corners, some light wear/scuffing. “A richly illustrated volume, ‘The Empire State’ begins in the early 17th century (when the region was still populated solely by Native Americans) and concludes that the year 2000. Throughout the book, politics, economics, culture, and social history all are emphasized, as our contributions made by ethnic groups and women.” Covers topics such as Dutch colonization of the region, the English province, the Revolution, antebellum society, abolition of slavery and the Civil War, New York City media, labor and leisure, women’s suffrage, immigration and migration, the world wars, state economic development and more. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 lbs 6 oz. Category: History; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN: 0801438667. Inventory No: 007254.