Genealogy & Local History in Buffalo, NY

The Ten Most Indispensable Books About Buffalo

Belfer, Lauren
New York: Dial Press, ©1999

Dillaway, Diana
Power Failure: Politics, Patronage, and the Economic Future of Buffalo, New York
Amherst, NY: Prometheus Press, ©2006

Goldman, Mark
Albany, NY: State University of New York, ©1983

Klinkenborg, Verlyn
New York: Alfred Knopf, ©1991
Finally back in print!

Kowsky, Frank et al
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, ©1981
Rogovin, Milton
New York: W.W. Norton, ©1994
Severance, Frank H.
Picture Book of Earlier Buffalo
Buffalo, NY: Buffalo Historical Society, 1912
Volume 16 of the Publications of the Buffalo Historical Society, online in full text
Smith, H. Perry
History of Buffalo and Erie County
Syracuse, NY: D. Mason, 1884
Vogel, Michael et al
Buffalo, NY: Heritage Press, Canisius College, ©1993, reprinted 2010
Williams, Lillian Serece
Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, ©1999

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