City of Ambition

City of Ambition

FDR, La Guardia, and the Making of Modern New York

Book - 2013
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Describes the revitalization of New York during the Great Depression as President Roosevelt and Mayor LaGuardia worked together to build parks, bridges, and schools and put people to work by channeling federal resources into cities and counties.
Publisher: New York, NY : W.W. Norton, ©2013
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780393066913
Branch Call Number: 974.71 WILLIAM
Characteristics: xvii, 494 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm


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