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The Power Broker

Robert Moses and the Fall of New York

Robert A. Caro

One of the most acclaimed books of our time, winner of both the Pulitzer and the Francis Parkman prizes, The Power Broker tells the hidden story behind the shaping (and mis-shaping) of twentieth-century New York (city and state) and makes public what few have known: that Robert Moses was, for almost half a century, the single most powerful man of o...
Publish Date
1975
July 12
First Published in 1974
Goodreads rating
4.36
ISBN
9780394720241
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
One of the most magnificent books I’ve ever read.      source
Feb 20, 2021
@FeargalORourke I read the first 2 LBJs yonks ago-but tbh I love The Power Broker the most as a book. It's such a study in power.      source