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New York City


New York City in New York is the largest city in the United States. As of 2004, its population was estimated as 8,104,079, with a total of 18,709,802 living in the New York metropolitan area.

New York, nicknamed the "Big Apple" and the "City That Never Sleeps" is a reknown center of business and finance, entertainment, media and culture, home to many famous buildings, as well as containing the headquarters of the United Nations.

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  • New York City is one of the nation's leading centers of business and commerce, with dozens of major companies are headquartered in the city, but, as already mentioned, is especially strong in the financial and media industries. Some of the major companies with their headquarters in New York City include Accenture, Alcoa, Altria Group, American Express, American International Group, Bristol-Myers Squibb, CBS, Cendant, Citigroup, Fox Entertainment Group, Goldman Sachs, Hess, JPMorgan Chase, Lehman Brothers, Loews, Merill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, News Corporation, New York Life Insurance, Pfizer, Schlumberger, TIAA-CREF, Time Warner, Verizon Communications, Viacom and Wells Fargo.

  • Professional sports teams in New York City include the baseball team, the Brooklyn Cyclones, the baseball team, the Staten Island Yankees, the basketball team, the New York Knicks, the ice hockey team, the New York Rangers, the Major League Baseball team, the New York Mets, and the Major League Baseball team, the New York Yankees.

  • Leading education institutions in New York City include City University of New York, Columbia University, New York University and Pace University. City University of New York is the public university system of the city consisting of 11 senior colleges, 6 community colleges, a doctorate-granting graduate school, a journalism school, a law school and the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education.

  • Major airports for New York City include John F. Kennedy International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport (which is actually in Newark, New Jersey).

  • Slice of New York-style pizzaNew York-style pizza, is a variety of pizza that originates from the city. It is characterized by wide, thin, foldable slices, and is often sold by the slice. It is traditional to eat New York-style pizza folded, because otherwise the width of the slice would make it unmanageable.

  • The phrase a "New York minute" means a very short interval, usually considerably less than an actual minute, and is a reference to the frenetic pace of life in the city. Occassionally, the phrase is also used in the reverse sense to mean a long period of time.

  • New York City's nicknames include "Empire City", "Gotham", "Hymie Town" (widely considered offensive), "The Big Apple", "The Capital of the World", "The City", "The City of Dreams", "The City So Nice, They Named It Twice", and "The City That Never Sleeps".

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Fodor's New York City 2020 (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor's Travel
Released: August 27th, 2019
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 31
  • Number of Pages: 480
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DK Eyewitness New York City: 2020 (Travel Guide)

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: September 17th, 2019
Paperback (328 pages)

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  • Number of Pages: 328
  • Author: DK Eyewitness
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Moon New York City (Travel Guide)

By Christopher Kompanek

Moon Travel
Released: June 18th, 2019
Paperback (350 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1640491783
  • EAN: 9781640491786
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  • Edition: 1
  • Number of Pages: 350
  • Author: Christopher Kompanek
  • Publication Date: June 18th, 2019
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Lonely Planet New York City (City Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Ray Bartlett, Brian Kluepfel & Robert Balkovich

Lonely Planet
Released: August 21st, 2018
Paperback (448 pages)

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  • Brand: Lonely Planet
  • ISBNs: 178657067X, 9781786570673
  • EAN: 9781786570673
  • PartNumber: 49100160
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  • Edition: 11
  • Number of Pages: 448
  • Authors: Lonely Planet, Regis St Louis, Ray Bartlett, Michael Grosberg, Brian Kluepfel, Ali Lemer, Robert Balkovich
  • Publication Date: August 21st, 2018
  • Release Date: August 21st, 2018
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Frommer's EasyGuide to New York City 2020

By Pauline Frommer

FrommerMedia
Released: October 29th, 2019
Paperback (320 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1628874643
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  • Edition: 7
  • Number of Pages: 320
  • Author: Pauline Frommer
  • Publication Date: October 29th, 2019
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Wander New York: Fitz in the City (A Wander Often Wonder Always Book)

By Reese Traves

Good Avenue Books
Released: August 10th, 2020
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: Illustrated
  • Number of Pages: 36
  • Author: Reese Traves
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Not For Tourists Guide to New York City 2021

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  • Number of Pages: 400
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Inside the Apple: A Streetwise History of New York City

By Michelle Nevius

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Released: March 24th, 2009
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Zagat 2020 New York City Restaurants: Special 40th Anniversary Edition

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  • Edition: Anniversary, Special
  • Number of Pages: 352
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Fodor's New York 25 Best 2021 (Full-color Travel Guide)

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  • Edition: 16th ed.
  • Number of Pages: 176
  • Author: Fodor’s Travel Guides
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