Books for Researching the Bronx
Chelik, Michael and David Gillison. Public buildings in the Bronx.
New York: Herbert H. Lehman College (CUNY), 1980.
Derrick, Peter. Tunneling to the
future: the story of the great subway expansion
that saved New York City.
New York & London: New York University Press, 2002.
Hagstrom Map Co. New York City 5 Borough Atlas. Maspeth, NY:
Hagstrom Co., 2004.
Hermalyn, Gary and Robert Kornfeld. Landmarks of the Bronx.
Bronx, NY: The Bronx County Historical Society, 1990.
Jackson, Kenneth. (Editor). The encyclopedia of New York City.
New Haven, CT:Yale University Press and New York: New-York Historical Society,
Jonnes, Jill. South Bronx Rising: The rise, fall, and resurrection
of an American city. New York: Fordham University Press, 2002.
LaRuffa, Anthony. Monte Carmelo:
An Italian-American community in the Bronx.
New York: Gordon and Breach, 1988.
McNamara, John. History in
asphalt: The origin of Bronx street and place names, the
Bronx, New York City
(3rd ed.) Bronx: Bronx County Historical Society, 1996.
Tieck, William A. Riverdale, Kingsbridge and Spuyten Duyvil, NYC; a
historical epitome of the northwest Bronx. Old Tappan, N.J.: F.
H. Revell Co., 1968.
Ultan, Lloyd. The beautiful Bronx (1920-1950). New York: Harmony
__________, The Bronx: It was only yesterday, 1935-1965. Bronx,
NY: The Bronx
County Historical Society, 1992.
_________ and Gary Hermalyn. The Bronx in the innocent years,
New York: Harper
& Row, 1985.
__________ and Barbara Unger. Bronx accent: A literary and pictorial
history of the Borough. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University
Webster, Sally and Susan Hoeltzel. Public art in the Bronx.
Bronx, NY: Lehman College Art Gallery, 1993.
White, Norval and Elliot Willensky.
AIA guide to New York City: New York chapter,
Institute of Architects.
New York, Crown Publishing