Mike Wallace's New "Greater Gotham" Explores NYC History From 1898 to 1919

October 2, 2017

AM NY, 10.2.17

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Mike Wallace's New "Greater Gotham" Explores NYC History from 1898 to 1919

AM NY, 10.2.17

Recounting the history of New York City in detailed and engaging prose is no easy feat. The new tome picks up where Gotham left off in 1898 as the city is stretching out - with a new subway system to connect the boroughs - and up as new corporations compete to build the tallest skyscrapers. Renowned historian Mike Wallace, distinguished professor of history at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and at the CUNY Graduate Center, went solo on his latest effort Greater Gotham.