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Author Cohen, Lizabeth, author.

Title Saving America's cities : Ed Logue and the struggle to renew urban America in the suburban age / Lizabeth Cohen.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    307.3416 COH    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 547 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents New Haven in the 1950s: creating a laboratory for urban renewal -- The making of an urban renewer -- Urban renewal as a liberal project -- Trouble right here in model city -- Boston in the 1960s: rebuilding the city on the hill -- Sizing up the old Boston -- Battling for a new Boston -- Negotiating neighborhoods -- New York in the 1970s and 1980s: winning and losing an empire in the empire state -- Constructing a 'great society' in New York -- From fair share to belly up -- Ashes to gardens in the South Bronx.
Subject Logue, Edward J.
Urban renewal -- Connecticut -- New Haven.
Urban renewal -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Urban renewal -- New York (State) -- New York.
ISBN 9780374254087 hardcover $35.00
0374254087 hardcover $35.00

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