powerhouse books

David Shields' collage attack on the New York Times--War Is Beautiful: The New York Times Pictorial Guide to the Glamour of Armed Conflict--is, quite simply, required reading.
Who knew? I've lived, shopped and written thirteen cookbooks in our Park Slope brownstone, and thought I knew this trendiest of boroughs pretty well. Now along comes a vibrant and user-friendly compendium called Made in Brooklyn.
The Snorri Bros.-- two Icelanders, Eiður Snorri and Snorri Sturluson-- decided to focus their lens on these almost ubiquitous
Photographer Bill Butterworth came to New York from Australia in 1964 at the age of 24. In 1983, he focused his lens on the