A Novel of New Amsterdam
The Mevrouw Who Saved Manhattan
"[A] romp through the history of New Netherland that would surely have Petrus Stuyvesant complaining about the riot transpiring between its pages."
- de Halve Maen, Journal of the Holland Society of New York
Stories & Stuff
News & Views
Join me in Conversation with New York State Archivist Tom Ruller about A Dirty Year
On New York
"I then could hear it two thousand miles away, or so it seemed. The distant chant seemed both repellent and alluring, a siren's chorus that even now I seem to hear. I listen to it once again across the many miles and the many years, not with the pathos of yearning for gone days but with the gladness of having known the springtime."
- Journalist Gene Fowler, after moving back to Denver, c. 1915
- Garrison Keillor
- Gabriel Garcia Marquez