Along the Shore

Readings

Applegate, Debby. The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher. New York: Doubleday, 2006.

Barthel, Diane. Historic Preservation: Collective Memory and Historical Identity. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1996.

Berner, Thomas F. Images of America: The Brooklyn Navy Yard. Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 1999.

Bogart, Michele. “Barking Architecture: The Sculpture of Coney Island.” Smithsonian Studies in American Art;2, no.1 (Winter 1988):3-17.

Chesebrough, David B., and Lawrence W. McBride. “Sermons as Historical Documents: Henry Ward Beecher and the Civil War.” The History Teacher23, no.3 (May 1990):275-91.

Crane, Hart. “The Bridge.” In The Complete Poems of Hart Crane. Garden City, New York: Doubleday Anchor Books, 1958.

Denson, Charles. Coney Island Lost and Found. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 2002.

Dolkart, Andrew S. Guide to New York City Landmarks. New York: John WileySons, Inc., 1998.

EPA. “Newtown Creek/ Greenpoint Oil Spill Study, Brooklyn, NY,” 2007.http://EPA.gov.

“EPA Will Review Pollution at Newtown Creek.” New York Times, 25 August 2008.

“Exxon Mobil Cleanup Effort Continues on Brooklyn Spill.” New York Times, 19 July 2007.

“Foul Deposits, on the Surface of Newtown Creek.” The Brooklyn Eagle, 14 July 1886.

Freeman, Joshua, Working Class New York: Life and Labor Since World War II. New York: The New Press, 2000.

Haw, Richard. Art of the Brooklyn Bridge: A Visual History. London: Taylor and Francis, 2008.

------. The Brooklyn Bridge: A Cultural History. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2008.

Kasson, John. Amusing the Millions: Coney Island at the Turn of the Century. New York: Hill and Wang, 1978.

Levinson, Marc. The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006.

Loflin, John J., J. Lee Rankin, Norman Marcus, and Harmon H. Goldstone. “Historic Preservation in the American City: A New York Case Study.” Law and Contemporary Problems 36, no.3 (Summer 1971):362-85.

McCullough, David. The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972.

Nasaw, David. Going Out: The Rise and Fall of Public Amusements. New York: Basic Books, 1993.

NOAA. Maps of the Newtown Creek and the East River.

“Noisome Newtown Creek, Brooklyn City Officials Who Inspected It Were Made Ill.” New York Times, 20 May 1894.

Register, Woody. The Kid of Coney Island: Fred Thompson and the Rise of American Amusements. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Reiss, Marcia. Dumbo, Fulton Ferry Landing, and Vinegar Hill Neighborhood History Guide. Brooklyn: Brooklyn Historical Society, 2001.

Snyder-Grenier, Ellen M. “The Brooklyn Bridge.” In Brooklyn: An Illustrated History,67-117. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996.

------. “Brooklyn Navy Yard.” In Brooklyn: An Illustrated History,118-65. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996.

------. “Coney Island.” In Brooklyn: An Illustrated History,;176-219. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996.

Taylor, Clarence. The Black Churches of Brooklyn. New York: Columbia University Press, 1994.

“The Brooklyn Oil Spill: A Timeline.” Mother Jones, 14 September 2007.

The City Concealed: Newtown Creek. Video. Thirteen/WNET. http://thirteen.org.

The Great East River Bridge, 1883-1983. New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1983.

“The Newtown Creek Nuisance.” New York Times, 16 July 1878.

“The Unspeakable Creek.” New York Times, 28 August 1886.

Thelen, David. “Memory and American History.” The Journal of American History75, no.;4 (March 1989):1117-29.

Trachtenberg, Alan. Brooklyn Bridge: Fact and Symbol. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979.

Whitman, Walt. “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry.”

Wilder, Craig Steven. A Covenant with Color: Race and Social Power in Brooklyn. New York: Columbia University Press, 2000.

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