[Ebook] Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of a New York Landmark Por Anthony W Robins – Andy-palmer.co.uk

Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of a New York Landmark Opened In February , Grand Central Terminal One Of The Country S Great Architectural Monuments Helped Create Midtown Manhattan Over The Next Century, It Evolved Into An Unofficial Town Square For New York Today, It Sits Astride Park Avenue At Nd Street In All Its Original Splendor, Attracting Visitors By The Thousands This New Book Celebrates Grand Central S Centennial By Tracing The Terminal S History And Design, And Showcasing Photographs Of Its Wonders From The Well Trodden Main Concourse To Its Massive Power Station Hidden Stories Below The Stunning Photographs, Some Archival And Some Taken By Frank English, Official Photographer Of Metro North Railroad For Than Years, Capture Every Corner Of This Astonishing Complex Praise For Grand Central Terminal The Book Is Thoroughly Researched And Reads Like A Library Of Design, Lifestyles, Art And Trivia That Even New Yorkers Don T Know NY Arts Magazine


5 thoughts on “Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of a New York Landmark

  1. Harry Matthews Harry Matthews says:

    One of New York s best known architectural historians offers a comprehensive portrait of one of the world s finest rail terminals From its origins in Paris to its response to 21st century challenges, the history of Grand Central comes alive in the book s vivid anecdo


  2. T. Nelson T. Nelson says:

    Having grown up in Rowayton, CTenjoyed many trips on the old NYNHbulbs barely reflecting where you were Then off the train with the multitude of travelers, all sorts of noises and sightsand the walk up to the terminal What a site as you entered The tall marble ceilings added j


  3. A voracious reader A voracious reader says:

    I ve always thought GCT s interior is one of the most beautiful in the world, and this book truly does it justice Beautiful photos, lots of great historical ephemera, and a very interesting informative writing style.


  4. Teris Teris says:

    This was a gift for my NY born better half he was blown away by the book and it brought back quite a few memories from his youth One of the best gifts ever


  5. Wallace Day Wallace Day says:

    Excellent photography I was expecting about the operational and technical aspects of the former and current operation of GCT This book was somewhat lacking in that respect.


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