Within the entire context of the book of Mark Kurlansky, he manages to offer different new sense of definition that imposes to create a more definite description as to how New York and its people developed through the years. Through using Oysters as the main basic source of description, the author was able to define the different elements that helped recreating the New York society through the years. The seventh chapter in the book defines the Crassostreaness of the New Yorkers.
Through properly researching how Crassostrea, a specie of oyster, existed and noting the importance that it has upon the development of the environment, Kurlansky was able to show his readers why he used this specie of Oyster as part of the description of the people living in New York. Research is one, but correlating the situations of development towards the fact that the New Yorkers long for advancement has made this particular chapter a fine considerable presentation of what New York really is and how it is made by its people the way that it currently is.
Surely, being able to note the characteristics of the Crassostrea as an oyster that has the largest contribution to taking proper responsibility in protecting the waters, a constantly insisted specie that captures the attention of humans and their taste buds, this oyster is able to make a good presentation about the truth that New Yorkers too are responsibly taking good care of their roles as primary machines of development for their own city. How did the Crassostrea develop to be a particular attraction of New York? It was not simply the fact that their specie is abundant, but also because of the uniqueness of taste and culinary experience that they give the people. IN the same manner, New York offers a lot to people around the globe. In fact, from then until these years, Kurlansky describes New York to be among the most important cities in the United States that provides the best sense of development that are best able to cater to the needs and demands of human individuals, may they be Americans or tourists visiting the country.
The cultural diversity that embraces the entire city makes the people more interesting. Their lifestyle and the culture that they choose to live with usually define who these New Yorkers are. Advancement also intends to flourish in the city. To the many developments, there is no stop. The city’s economy has been noted to be strongly developing which supports at least 23% of the entire national economy. Yes, like Crassostrea oysters, each person in New York is seen to take part in their role fulfillment giving proper assistance to the whole city to embrace the developmental progress that they all want to realize.
Making a good sense out of the history that binds New York City is a fine approach in describing the people living in the area as well. Using a metaphoric approach to make this happen has created huge possibilities and chances of instantiating more exact illustration on how the people and the city are supposed to be given particular attention to in connection with the role that these elements play in making New York the way that it is at present. Sharing together the effects of research and the opinionated reactions of the people that lived in past New York from those others living in the present developed New York helped Kurlansky develop much of this reading selection that identifies the beauty not only of New York but also that of its people.