Arguably one of the best-known and most-visited urban parks in the world, Central Park was originally created to provide an open space for Manhattan's booming population to escape the noise and pollution of the busy city. Today, you'll still find New Yorkers (and millions of tourists!) languishing on the Park's lush lawns, jogging along its paths, skating on Wollman Pond, or riding the historic carousel. Visit this amazing park and its remarkable history in "Central Park Then and Now." Officially completed in 1873, Central ...

Central Park 2010, Thunder Bay Press, San Diego, CA

ISBN-13: 9781607100072