Few cities spark the imagination like New York. Its name stands for excitement. Famed for both its hectic pace and for being a melting pot of cultures and ideas, this is perhaps the world’s ultimate metropolis. As a native, Chris Bliss understands the city on many levels. This dramatic overview captures the city’s essence with images of its architecture, landmarks, and lifestyle. From the New Museum of Contemporary Art to such distinctive sights as the Chrysler Building and the majesty of Central Park in all seasons, each of the city’s characteristic moods are captured in the pages of this unique book. Everything that makes New York so distinctly New York is here for you to savor.