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Subway Stories

This bibliography is a selected list of Brooklyn Campus Library materials, both fact and fiction, that pertain to the New York City subway system. All books are located in the Circulation Department, LLC 5th floor, arranged by the book's unique call number. Apply for videos at the Media Center also on the Library's fifth floor.

Jane Dorfman, Reference Librarian
October, 2003


Brooks, Michael W., 1936-
Subway city: riding the trains, reading New York / New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1997
Call #: TF847.N5B77 1997

Cudahy, Brian J.
Cash, tokens and transfers: a history of urban mass transit in North America / New York: Fordham University, 1990

Cudahy, Brian J.
The New York subway: its construction and equipment / New York: Fordham University Press, 1991
Call #: TF847.N5I6 1991x ovsz

Cudahy, Brian J.
Under the sidewalks of New York: the story of the greatest subway system in the world / New York: Fordham University Press, 1995
Call #: TF847.N5 C75 1995

Derrick, Peter, 1944-
Tunneling to the future: the story of the great subway expansion that saved New York / New York: New York University Press, c2001
Call #: HE449.1.N7 D47 2001

Dwyer, Jim, 1957-
Subway lives: 24 hours in the life of the New York City subway / New York: Crown, c1991
Call #: TF847.N5 D88 1991

Hood, Clifton
722 miles: the building of the subways and how they transformed New York / New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993
Call #: TF847.N5 H66 1993

Snyder, Robert, 1955-
Transit talk: New York's bus and subway workers tell their stories / Brooklyn, NY, New York Transit Museum, c1997
Call #: HD8039.T72 U466 1997

Media Center
LLC 5th floor

Adam's Rib

Brother from Another Planet

French Connection

Naked City

New York: the Power and the People Episode Four: 1888-1918

Next Stop Greenwich Village

Pickup on South Street

Subway: the Empire Beneath New York's Streets



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