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Good Nonfiction about New York City

Description: However you define a good book, if it's nonfiction and about New York, New York, it's welcome on this list. Please note that fiction and books about other places, if added to this list, may be down-voted without mercy.

Members: 10 participating members (show all)

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913 members, 14 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: ladyand24 (1), lilithcat (1), MikeBriggs (1)

Score: 12

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1,058 members, 32 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: kageeh (1), lilithcat (2), AnnaClaire (4)

Score: 10.19

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316 members, 15 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ladyand24 (2), lilithcat (3), Chatterbox (5)

Score: 9.08

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189 members, 0 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (2), ladyand24 (4)

Score: 6.19

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13 members, 2 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: ladyand24 (6), Chatterbox (6)

Score: 5.11

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40 members, 0 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

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Score: 4.53

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483 members, 10 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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Score: 4

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152 members, 3 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

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Score: 4

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67 members, 0 reviews
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Score: 4

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Score: 4

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350 members, 5 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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Score: 3.04

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4 stars (4 stars)

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Score: 3.04

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2,353 members, 38 reviews
4.59 stars (4.59 stars)

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Score: 2.83

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Score: 2.68

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89 members, 1 review
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

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Score: 2.56

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267 members, 4 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

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Score: 2.46

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11 members, 0 reviews
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Score: 2.46

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711 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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Score: 2.25

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31 members, 1 review
4.5 stars (4.5 stars)

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Score: 2.11

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1,235 members, 8 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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Score: 1.94

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5 members, 0 reviews

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Score: 1.87

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747 members, 9 reviews
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Score: 1.76

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Score: 1.74

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Score: 1.72

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Score: 1.71

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Score: 1.67

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Score: 1.66

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157 members, 2 reviews
4.56 stars (4.56 stars)

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Score: 1.61

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1,309 members, 3 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

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Score: 1.59

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9 members, 0 reviews

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Score: 1.58

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Started by: AnnaClaire (February 2012)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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