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The Story of Manhattan

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Charles Hemstreet

Narrated By: Guero

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2015

Duration: 3 hours 44 minutes


The history of New York City is told as a story, in few words. It begins with Henry Hudson's discovery of Manhattan in 1609. And it finishes in 1898 when the island of Manhattan becomes the Borough of Manhattan of Greater New York. (Summary by Guero.)


  • David N.

    Fascinating story, especially the early years. The more things change, the more they stay the same.

  • david f

    Most interesting. Gained a better/deeper understanding of history of NYC.

  • Scott A

    Did not like the preview of each chapter with info of public domain

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