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The Routes Not Taken: A Trip Through New York City's Unbuilt Subway System

The Routes Not Taken: A Trip Through New York City's Unbuilt Subway System

by Joseph B. Raskin

Editorial: Fordham University Press
ISBN: 9780823253692
Número de páginas: 336
Formatos: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Tamaño de archivo: 9 Mb
Fecha de publicación: 2020-11-25
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Delves deep into the underbelly of the NYC subway system to reveal the tunnels and stations that might have been. Robert A. Van Wyck, mayor of the greater city of New York, broke ground for the first subway line by City Hall on March 24, 1900. It took four years, six months, and twenty-three days to build the line from City Hall to West 145th Street in Harlem. Things rarely went that quickly ever again. The Routes Not Taken explores the often dramatic stories behind the unbuilt...