I Never Knew That About New York

Author(s): Christopher Winn

Travel Writing

In "I Never Knew That About New York", Christopher Winn digs beneath the gleaming towers and mean streets of New York and discovers its secrets and its hidden treasures. You can learn about the extraordinary people who built New York into one of the world's great cities in just 400 years. New York is one of the most photographed and talked about cities in the world but Winn unearths much that is unexpected and unremembered in this fast moving, ever changing metropolis where history is made on a daily basis!


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New York New York so good they named it twice - find out why in this scintillating new book that gets to the core of the Big Apple

- "Packed full of fascinating facts and anecdotes, Christopher Winn's "I Never Knew That About Royal Britain "contains entertaining trivia about the UK's royal castles and palaces." --"Saturday Daily Express"

Christopher Winn's first book was the bestselling I Never Knew That About England. Volumes on Ireland, Scotland, Wales, London, the English, Irish and Scottish, the Lake District, Yorkshire, the River Thames and Royal Britain followed. A freelance writer and collector of trivia for over 20 years, he has worked with Terry Wogan and Jonathan Ross and sets quiz questions for television as well as for the Daily Mail and the Daily Telegraph. He is married to artist Mai Osawa, who illustrates all the books in the series. His website is www.i-never-knew-that.com.

General Fields

  • : 9780091945244
  • : Ebury Press
  • : Ebury Press
  • : February 2013
  • : 206mm X 138mm
  • : April 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 917.4710444
  • : 288
  • : Christopher Winn
  • : Hardback