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He may have been a Rough Rider, but Theodore Roosevelt
was first and last a New Yorker. His rare and compelling history of New York City
spans 1609 to 1890 and still resonates today.
Excerpted from NEW YORK. © 2004 Levenger Press. Illustrations
used with permission from the Picture
Collection, The Branch Libraries, The New York Public