The Power Broker by Robert Caro

The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York is a Pulitzer Prize-winning 1974 biography of Robert Moses, "New York City's Master Builder", by Robert Caro. In the years since its publication, and especially since Moses's death in 1981, it has been central to discussion of Moses and the history of 20th-century New York.

The 159th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 92nd on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)
  2. - 50 Memorable Books from 50 Years of Books to Remember (The New York Public Library)
  3. - Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography (Pulitzer Prize)
  4. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))

Buy This Book

Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Power Broker: Robert Moses And The Fall Of New York (Part 2) Audio Cassette 15993920 $163.80 1991
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York Paperback 3723 $17.69 $14.00 1975
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York Paperback 1784787 $18.96 $9.25 1975
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and The Fall of New York Hardcover 1034021 $8.75 $4.49
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York Hardcover 102366 $36.62 $19.72 1974
The Power Broker: Robert Moses And The Fall Of New York (Part 1) Audio Cassette 5469597 $100.00 1991