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History - United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic (Dc, De, Md, Nj, Ny, Pa)
Author: Wayne Coffey | Narrator: Gary Cohen
Release Date: March 26, 2019
“One of sports’ most storied championship teams gets its proper due” (Tom Verducci) in this definitive history of the 1969 Miracle Mets from the New York Times bestselling author of The Boys of Winter. “If ...
Author: Elizabeth Barlow Rogers | Narrator: Erin Bennett
Release Date: May 15, 2018
The story of how one woman's long love affair with New York's Central Park led her to organize its rescue from a state of serious decline, returning it to the beautiful place of recreational opportunity and spiritual sustenance that it is today.Eliza...
Author: Justin Davidson | Narrator: Eliza Foss and Justin Davidson
Release Date: April 18, 2017
From New York magazine’s architecture critic, a walking and reading guide to New York City—a historical, cultural, architectural, and personal approach to seven neighborhoods throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx, including six es...
Author: Tara Clancy | Narrator: Tara Clancy
Release Date: October 11, 2016
A witty memoir that weaves an authentic coming-of-age tale into a bold portrait of New York’s working-class women. Fifth-generation New Yorker, third-generation bartender, and first-generation author Tara Clancy was raised in three wildly diver...
Author: Russell Shorto | Narrator: Russell Shorto
Release Date: August 16, 2016
In a landmark work of history, Russell Shorto presents astonishing information on the founding of our nation and reveals in riveting detail the crucial role of the Dutch in making America what it is today.In the late 1960s, an archivist in the New Yo...
Author: Don Yaeger and Brian Kilmeade | Narrator: Brian Kilmeade
Release Date: May 24, 2016
“As a Long Islander endlessly fascinated by events that happened in a place I call home, I hope with this book to give the secret six the credit they didn’t get in life. The Culper spies represent all the patriotic Ame...
Author: Tim Sultan | Narrator: Robert Malloch
Release Date: February 23, 2016
Imagine that Alice had walked into a bar instead of falling down the rabbit hole. In the tradition of J. R. Moehringer’s The Tender Bar and the classic reportage of Joseph Mitchell, here is an indelible portrait of what is quite possibly the gr...
Author: David Von Drehle | Narrator: Barrett Whitener
Release Date: June 21, 2011
“Outstanding… social history at its best.” –The New York Times Book Review“An amazing, long-forgotten tale. A riveting history written with flair and precision.”—Bob WoodwardIn one of the most honored books ...
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Author: Gay Talese | Narrator: Gay Talese
Release Date: April 25, 2006
The inner workings of a writer’s life, the interplay between experience and writing, are brilliantly recounted by a master of the art. Gay Talese now focuses on his own life—the zeal for the truth, the narrative edge, the sometimes startl...
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Author: Pete Hamill | Narrator: Pete Hamill
Release Date: June 12, 2001
It's a cold spring day in 1944. A young Pete Hamill is with his father watching the Brooklyn Dodgers play the Boston Braves. The wartime teams are just dismal - many major league players are serving their country and the teams have been clogged with ...
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