The Modern American Metropolis : A Documentary Reader, Paperback / softback Book

The Modern American Metropolis : A Documentary Reader Paperback / softback

Edited by David M. P. Freund

Part of the Uncovering the Past: Documentary Readers in American History series

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The Modern American Metropolis: A Documentary Reader introduces the history of American cities and suburbs through a collection of original source materials that historians have long used to make sense of the urban experience. * Carefully integrates and juxtaposes the primary sources that are at the heart of the collection * Revisits and compares issues and themes over time * Reveals how the history of cities and suburbs is not limited to buildings, innovation, and politics, and not confined to municipal boundaries * Explores a wide variety of topics, including infrastructure development, electoral politics, consumer culture, battles over rights, environmental change, and the meaning of citizenship

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 344 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: General & world history
  • ISBN: 9781444339000

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