ECU Libraries Catalog

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

Author/creator Cohen, Lizabeth author.
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
Copyright Notice ©2019
Description547 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
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.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2019014944
ISBN9780374254087
ISBN0374254087 hardcover

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner Order on Demand Title Click to order this title ✔ Available Place Hold

Related Titles