Table of contents for Waterfront : a journey around Manhattan / Phillip Lopate.


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CONTENTS
1. Introduction
2. A Quick Start-Up of Mannahatta
Part One: The West Side
3. The Battery
4. Battery Park City
5. The World Trade Center
6. Excursus: The Harbor and the Old Port
7. Tribeca: the River Project
8. The Soho/Greenwich Village Corridor
9. Excursus: Outboard, or the Battle of Westway and its Aftermath
10. Chelsea, Chelsea Piers and Trocchi-Land
11. Excursus: Shipworms
12. From Forty-Second Street to Riverside South
13. Riverside Park and Manhattanville
14. The Sewage Treatment Plant and Salsa Party
15. Washington Heights and Inwood
Part Two: The East Side
16. Introduction: On the Aesthetics of Urban Walking and Writing
17. Captain Kidd and Pearl Street
18. Excursus: Sailors and Merchant Seamen in New York
19. The South Street Seaport and the Fulton Fish Market
20. Excursus: The Elusive Joseph Mitchell
21. The South Street Seaport, Continued
22. The Brooklyn Bridge
23. Under the Bridges
24. Con Edisonland: From One Power Plant to Another
25. Excursus: Robert Moses, a Revisionist Take
26. Tudor City, the United Nations and the Upper East Side
27. East Harlem and Points North
28. Excursus: Ode to the Projects
29. North Brother Island
30. Highbridge Park
31. The Dilemma of Waterfront Development
32. Acknowledgements
 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Manhattan (New York, N, Y, ) Description and travel, New York (N, Y, ) Description and travel, Waterfronts New York (State) New York, Walking New York (State) New York, Lopate, Phillip, 1943- Travel New York (State) New York, Manhattan (New York, N, Y, ) Tours, New York (N, Y, ) Tours