82 100 New York Photographers. Cynthia Dantzic. An extensive review of the great range of contemporary New York photographers and their widely diverse, surprisingly divergent, images. It presents an overview of the work of a great variety of individuals, their subject matter and even philosophies - their very definitions of photography, darkroom and digital. Their photo- graphs have been seen in publications, galleries, and museums from 1937 to the present day. Size: 9"x12"•442colorandb/wphotos•256pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-3340-8•hardcover•$59.99 100 NewYork Painters. CynthiaMaris Dantzic. Presents an overview of styles, mediums, sub- jects, even philosophies of art found in galleries, museums, and artists’ studios of present-day New York. Features well-known artists as well as those less celebrated but no less deserving of attention. Brief biographical sketches accompany each artist’s work. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 408 color & 17 b/w photos • 224 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-2543-4 • hard cover • $39.95 2Create: Art Collaborations in New York City. Yoav Litvin. This book provides an intimate look into the cre- ative processes of eighteen prominent street and graffiti artists who form nine separate collaborative duos. Beautiful process images are complemented by insightful interviews that outline the artists’ personal backgrounds and the evolution of their techniques,which mesh to produce outstanding collaborative work. Size: 10" x 8" • 261 color images • 296pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-5265-2 hard cover • $34.99 Fresh Paint: NYC. Billy Schon. This unique book provides a ten-year tour of New York City graffiti captured on walls, trucks, and subway cars. Works range from traditional tags to modern “production" walls by graffiti crews X-Men, KD, 156, RIS, AOK, TC-5, FAME CITY, COD, XTC, TFP, MCI, IF, DYM, 718, TD4, SMART, TATS CRU, GFR, and AKB. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 405 photos • 176 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3495-5 • hard cover • $34.99 New York City Graffiti: The Destiny Chil- dren. This true story and retrospective of The Destiny Children (TDC) graffiti crew documents their works from 1985 to 2000. See more than 500 works including burners on handball courts, tractor trailer pieces, and subway top to bot- toms. Rare action shots and personal accounts complete the journey. Size: 9" x 12" • 480+ color photos • 344 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3720-8 • hard cover • $50.00 Morris Park Crew: The Official His- tory. John F. Lorne. The stories behind the Morris Park Crew (MPC) with nev- er-before-publishedphotos,oralhistories fromMPC members, and details on the 2009-2010MPC revival.Starting in1977, when founding members Slip, Wedge, andSpeedstarted thecrew, thisaccount continueswithdetailsofhowCap1took over and led the crew in the 1980s. Size: 11 3/4" x 9" • 402 color photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4157-1 • hard cover • $34.99 Don1: The King from Queens: The Life and Photos of a NYC Transit Graffiti Master. Louie Gasparro. The Italian-Americanrockandrollerwhowrote “DON 1 MAFIA" blasted onto New York City’sgraffitiscene likeameteoriteoutof nowhere,but foryearsDON1has lived in obscurity.Herearenearly200neverbefore seen graffiti photos and an even rarer glimpseatworkfromDON1’sblackbook. Size: 12" x 9" • 222 b/w & color photos • 128 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4500-5 • hard cover • $29.99 FromthePlatform:SubwayGraffiti, 1983-1989. PaulCavalieri.Intheearly‘80s, graffiti writer Paul Cavalieri, who writes “CAVS,"wasdrawntothecolorfultagson trainsandstarted learningtrainschedules sohecouldsnapworksbymanywritersof thetime.This isacompilationofmorethan 300photographsofsubwaygraffiti from 1983to1989,whentheMTAannounced that its fleet was entirely graffiti-free. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 325+ color photos • 176 pp ISBN: 978-0-7643-3723-9 hard cover • $34.99. From the Platform 2: More Subway Graffiti, 1983-1989. Paul Cavalieri & KennyCavalieri.This isanostalgicaccount of the best time and place to be a graffiti writer.Inthe1980s,brothersKEYandCAVS immersedthemselvesinthegraffitiscenein theBronx,dutifullyphotographinghundreds oftagsonnow-discontinuedMTAsubway cars and capturing their proud comrades in theact. Size:11"x81/2"•501color images 208pp.• ISBN:978-0-7643-5290-4•hardcover•$34.99 New York Subways and Stations: 1970-1990. Tod Lange. See 1970s and 1980s New York through the attitude and reputation of its transportation system. Tod Lange, artist and subway archivist,presentsmore than150 images of his favorite train lines, graffiti painted cars, stations, subway yards, and work equipment that defined one of New York’s bygone eras. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 150 color photos • 208 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3849-6 • hard cover • $39.99 New York Subway Graffiti. Tod Lange. An informative, nostalgic look at thegraffitiyearsof theNewYorksubway system. It includes the work from the 1970s, ‘80s and ‘90s artists BLADE, GHOST, SENT, REAS, VEN, WOLF, and STRIDER, as well as many lesser known “underdogs," with personal accounts of their art and adventures. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 237 color photos 160 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-3339-2 • soft cover • $29.99 Tattooing New York City: Style and Con- tinuity in a Changing Art Form. Michael McCabe. From the birthplace of the electric tattoo machine, artists have helped to define technical and artistic values intrinsic to the art form. Colorful interviews and images make this a fascinating glimpse into New York’s unique tattoo culture. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 358 photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1388-6 • soft cover • $29.95 New York City Horsepower: An Oral History of Fast Custom Ma- chines. Michael McCabe. The stories behind NYC car and motorcycle builders, filled with passion, creativity, and high- speed thrills. Interviews with nearly 40 legendary custom builders and young builders offer unique access to their lives in garages and workshops. Size: 11 3/4" x 9" • 796 b/w & color images • 304 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3961-5 • hard cover • $50.00 NEW YORK: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY UFOs Over Long Island, New York. Joseph Flam- mer. New York State is one of the most famous and influential places on the planet, so it should come as no surprise that it has a rich UFO history. From important government military intelligence and commercial airline reports to downtown sightings of flying saucers on Broadway, UFOs have been witnessed by some of the most credible people in history. Size: 6" x 9" • 10 b/w photos • 256 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-2974-6 • soft cover • $16.99 Empire State Ghosts: New York Legends and Lore. E. Ashley Rooney. Read a colorful and horrific history of Peter Stuyvesant, the French and Indian War, and 9/11. Meet pre-Revolutionary ghost Jane McRea, the headless soldier of Fort Niagara, the spirit of Grace Brown of Big Moose Lake, and those who haunt Boldt Castle, Kings Park State Hospital, andWest Point. Meet a few monsters, too: Champ, Bigfoot, and, of course, the Headless Horseman. Pull up a chair and delight to fascinating tales of New York. Size: 6" x 9" • 22 b/w photos • Index • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3418-4 • soft cover • $14.99 Gone Missing in New York. Marianna Boncek. Explore this painful epidemic through individual stories of the miss- ing and their families; among them a 22-month-old baby and a noted judge. Sections include unidentified missing human remains found in New York State, investigation procedures, and the pros and cons of hiring a private detective or a psychic. Perhaps one of these touching accounts will offer hope that someone, somewhere, might have the missing piece to one of these devastating puzzles and help bring any one of these missing persons home. Size: 6" x 9" • 73 b/w & color images • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3837-3 • soft cover • $19.99 Ghosts of Buffalo. Tim Shaw. The Spirits do not rest easily in Buffalo, NY. Lost cemeteries, Native American witchcraft, ghostly hitchhikers, canal brawlers, hidden passages, murder, as well as miraculous healings are all part of the legends and fascinating tales of the old Nickel City! Size: 6" x 9" • 61 color photos • 192 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3894-6 • soft cover • $19.99 Spirits and Death in Niagara. Marcy Italiano. Take a ride over the Niagara Falls to discover outlandish stories with frightening outcomes. Learn about sacrifices to an evil god, and Devil’s Hole. Meet the dish-throwing ghost at the Olde Angel Inn and Robert Parson, who hung over the edge of the Falls, only to die after his rescue. The Falls have a secret and scary way of calling, and those who answer the call are never disappointed. You won’t be either. Size: 6" x 9" • 57 b/w photos • 224 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-2965-4 • soft cover • $14.99 The Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of New York State. Dr. Steven C. Chamberlain and Dr. George W. Robinson. The first New York mineralogy text in over 35 years presents detailed information about the most important mineral localities of interest to mineral collectors. It includes the significance, collecting history, geology, origin, and important minerals for collectors incorporating the latest research and nomenclature. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 153 color photos • 96 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4334-6 • soft cover • $19.99 Rochester Haunts: A Ghost Hunting Guide. Dwayne Claud. Read about a black mass at the Childtime Learning Center that knocked down the children’s cubbies and dark-hooded individuals that hold rituals at Mount Hope Cemetery. Visit a spirit at Farmer’s Tavern and Inn that chases away guests, and encounter moving shadow figures in the basement of the Main Street Armory. This guide will take you on a journey of the undead that you won’t soon forget. Size: 6" x 9" • 30 b/w photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3208-1 • soft cover • $14.99 Haunted Finger Lakes. Dwayne Claud. Tour the Finger Lakes region in New York State with over 50 haunted locations, including personal experiences and investigations. Listen to unexplained noises at the Bristol Town Hall, view photographs that change, taken at Woodlawn Cemetery in Canandaigua, and see a mirror that reflects ghosts at John Cuddleback’s Antique Store. Size: 6" x 9" • 37 b/w photos • Index • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3358-3 • soft cover • $14.99 MIDDLE ATLANTIC: NEW YORK