Biography

Sam Roberts

Sam Roberts is an urban affairs correspondent and Metro Matters columnist for The New York Times, and, as such, has become something of the face and voice for the city at large. He is the author of numerous books, including THE BROTHER: The Untold Story of the Rosenberg Case. Sam is frequently heard on NPR.

Sam Roberts

Books by Sam Roberts

by Sam Roberts - Architecture, History, Nonfiction, Transportation

In the winter of 1913, Grand Central Station was officially opened and immediately became one of the most beautiful and recognizable Manhattan landmarks. In this celebration of the 100-year-old terminal, Sam Roberts of The New York Times looks back at Grand Central's conception, amazing history, and the far-reaching cultural effects of the station that continues to amaze tourists and shuttle busy commuters.