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This edition: Sam Roberts-"A History of New York in 101 Objects"

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 29, 2014.

First aired: October 8, 2014.

"A History of New York in 101 Objects" represents New York Times urban affairs correspondent, Sam Roberts' choice of objects that have played a transformative role in New York's history or are emblematic of this transformation. Objects are listed chronologically - beginning with a mastodon's tusk. The book is a great way to sell history.

Guest List

Sam Roberts Author, "A History of New York in 101 Objects"; Urban Affairs Correspondent, New York Times