New YorkeBook - 2010
Edward Rutherfurd celebrates America's greatest city in a rich, engrossing saga. The novel begins with a tiny Indian fishing village on forested island of Manna hata, as Dutch traders arrive from across the ocean, seeking to carve out their fortunes amid the splendour of the wilderness. In a global war for imperial dominance, British settlers and merchants arrived as conquerors, which led to rebellion, war, and the birth of the United States
Publisher: London :, Random House,, 2010.
Characteristics: 1 online resource.