Few cities spark the imagination like New York. Famed for its hectic pace and for being a melting pot of cultures and ideas, it is perhaps the world’s ultimate metropolis. As a native, author Christopher Bliss understands the Big Apple 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. Everything that makes New York so distinctly New York is here for you to savor.