Lower Manhattan Aerials Through Time captures more than 100 years of evolution of the downtown skyline in incredibly detailed aerial views, many of which have never been published before.
Ranging from a few hundred feet to over 20,000 feet in altitude, these images depict the continuing growth and evolution of the business center of New York City.
Lower Manhattan Aerials Through Time chronicles the rise of some of the world's tallest and most iconic skyscrapers, and it captures the bustling wharves and piers that used to line the waterfront.
Join author Richard Panchyk on a breathtaking flight through time for incredible views of the city.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Born and raised in Queens, Richard Panchyk attended prestigious Stuyvesant High School in Lower Manhattan. It was during an elective senior year class on New York City history that he first became fascinated with the story of the Big Apple. He published his first book at age 21, and since then has authored or edited 25 books. His New York City books include: German New York City, Catholic New York City, New York City Skyscrapers, and New York City History for Kids. He has also authored four books on Long Island's history, and four books on American history.
PUBLISHER: America Through Time
STATE: New York
SERIES: America Through Time
DIMENSIONS: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)