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The Flatiron : the New York landmark and the incomparable city that arose with it / Alice Sparberg Alexiou.

Alexiou, Alice Sparberg, 1951- author. (Author).
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Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 974.703 ALE (Text) 78551000526663 Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780312384685
  • ISBN: 0312384688
  • ISBN: 9781250032041
  • ISBN: 1250032040
  • Physical Description: xxi, 298 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: George Allon Fuller -- Eno's Flatiron -- Chicago's gift -- Preparing to build -- Bigger and bigger -- The Skyscraper trust -- The Flatiron opens for business -- 23 Skiddoo -- Water and wind -- Allon -- Uptown -- Sur le Flat-Iron -- The big landlord.
Summary, etc.: Tells the story of the construction of the Flatiron Building in New York City within the context of the times in which it was built in the early twentieth century.
Subject: Flatiron Building (New York, N.Y.) > History.
New York (N.Y.) > Buildings, structures, etc.
Office buildings > New York (State) > New York > Design and construction > History > 19th century.
Architecture > New York (State) > New York > History > 19th century.
Technological innovations > Social aspects > New York (State) > New York > History > 19th century.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1865-1898.
New York (N.Y.) > Social life and customs > 19th century.
City and town life > New York (State) > New York > History > 19th century.
New York (N.Y.) > Biography.

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