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.
Check out some of the Laundromat photos below. "The most interesting thing I saw was that gentrification kills laundromats
Photographer Bill Butterworth came to New York from Australia in 1964 at the age of 24. In 1983, he focused his lens on the