By Eva Medoff, August 26th, 2010
They’re among the most recognizable in the world, so it only makes sense they’d get their own book. Manhattan Skyscrapers by Eric P. Nash (coming out in October by Princeton Architectural Press), is the ultimate guide for architecture nerds and lovers of the city in general. From the Empire State Building to the Standard Hotel, the book examines the stories behind these multi-storied behemoths. Take a look at some of our favorites after the jump.