In The Spirit of Harlem

In The Spirit of Harlem

BY Naomi Fertitta

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With its incredible history, cultural richness, musical heritage, and renowned cuisine, Harlem is undoubtedly one of the most intoxicating New York City communities.
In this beautifully illustrated volume, author Naomi Fertitta takes readers on both a written and visual journey to pious churches, landmark architecture, sparkling clubs, vibrant theaters, and bustling restaurants. For native New Yorkers and visitors alike, In the Spirit of Harlem paints a colorful picture of one of America’s most fascinating neighborhoods.
The book includes a foreword by chef Marcus Samuelsson and a directory comprising Fertitta’s recommendations.

Prosper Assouline and Michael Bloomberg

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Prosper Assouline at the launch of In The Spirit of Harlem hosted by Bloomberg Philanthropies on April 3rd, 2014.


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ISBN: 9781614281498
7˝ x 11 in – 19.5 x 28 cm
144 pages | 100 illustrations
Hardcover with jacket

About the Author
Naomi Fertitta is an author, creative director, and lifelong New Yorker.
In New York: The Big City and Its Little Neighborhoods (Universe, 2009), she explored the city’s numerous ethnic enclaves.
She lives in Manhattan with her husband, George, with whom she has two sons, Cree and Cam.
This is her first book with Assouline.

Press
Grazia (UK) - "Father's Day Gift Guide: 50 Present Ideas For Your Old Man Other Than Socks", May 23rd, 2014
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Departures - "Harlem, by the Book", May-June 2014
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The New York Times - "Unions, Harlem and Lindsay, Revisited", March 20th, 2014
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Commercial Break - "In The Spirit Of Harlem book – Naomi Fertitta", March 2014
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The Daily Beast - "Capturing the Spirit of Harlem", February 24th, 2014
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Selectism - "Preview In The Spirit of Harlem book", February 11th, 2014
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The Black Compedium - "New Tome Out Celebrating Harlem", February 11th, 2014
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Homme Magazine (Greece) - "Harlem's Spirit", January 31st, 2014
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