The Measure of Manhattan

The Measure of Manhattan

The Tumultuous Career and Surprising Legacy of John Randel Jr., Cartographer, Surveyor, Inventor

Book - 2013
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A portrait of the nineteenth-century architect of Manhattan's city grid shares insights into his personality while surveying the innovations that enabled the developing city of Manhattan to overcome natural obstacles to infrastructure.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013], ©2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780393071252
Branch Call Number: TA533.R37 H65 2013
Characteristics: x, 372 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm


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