New book in Dutch about New York by ‘city-expert’ Willem Post.
For the first time in world history a majority of people live in cities. In his newest book ‘The Magic of New York’, Willem Post explains the different factors of success that make New York the number one city of the world for many. What can other international cities learn from New York? In ‘De Magie van New York’ Willem Post will share his view on the success factors of New York, supported with interesting facts and need-to-visit places. This book offers insights about how other cities all over the world can learn andbe inspired to becoming a succesful city. Dutch newspapers like NRC, het Financieel Dagblad, AD en Het Parool highly recommend this ‘sophisticated travelbook’.
Willem Post is based in The Hague and specialised in American politics and foreign policy. He is one of the most requested U.S. experts. He studied Modern American History and International Relations at Leiden University. As U.S. specialist he comments for many media-organisations, such as the NOS, BBC the World and Public Radio International in the United States. During the Nuclear Security Summit Willem Post explained the importance of nuclear security at BBC the World and many other Dutch and international media.
Photographer Ton Wienbelt contributed to this book with remarkable photographs. Book is for sale via bookshops like Paagman and many others in The Hague and The Netherlands. You can also order via www.demagievannewyork.nl, the website of the authors.
Willem Post is writer of six books about the political, historical and social developments in the United States of America, including ‘Obamaworld’ (2009).