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Alabaster Cities

Urban U.S. Since 1950 (Space, Place, and Society)

by John Rennie Short

  • 12 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Syracuse University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban communities,
  • Urban renewal & regeneration,
  • Sociology,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Social Science,
  • United States - 21st Century,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • United States - 20th Century (1945 to 2000),
  • History,
  • 20th century,
  • City planning,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8049564M
    ISBN 100815631057
    ISBN 109780815631057

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Millet, Martha. Thine alabaster cities. [Brooklyn, N.Y.]: Millet, © (OCoLC) Document Type.   Thine alabaster cities gleam. Undimmed by human tears! Those “alabaster cities” are simply the utopian vision of harmony and beauty that Bates saw at the Chicago World’s Fair – the cluster of buildings painted bright white and lighted by thousands of newly invented incandescent bulbs.

    Alabaster cities / story by A. David Lewis ; lettering by Dan Cooney ; art by Evan Quiring & Darren Merinuk, Dan Cooney & Peter Palmiotti, and Jason Narvaez & Jason Martin. Washington D.C, Washington D.C,   Alabaster Cities John Rennie Short Syracuse University Press Jamesville Avenue, Syracuse, New York $ Written by John Rennie Short (Professor of Geography and Public Policy, University of Michigan), Alabaster Cities.

    Alabaster Cities. Book Description: With keen insight and exhaustive research John Rennie Short narrates the story of urban America from to the present, revealing a compelling portrait of urban transformation. Short chronicles the steady rise of urbanization, the increasing suburbanization, and the sweeping metropolitanization of the U.S. Craftsmanship matters, too. Our books are lithographically printed, on a 15 pt cover with soft-touch aqueous coating and 80# uncoated text. It's printed by our friends at Hemlock printers, one of Canada's most environmentally friendly printing factories. Simply put, it's the best quality out there. View products.


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