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Urban America a history by David R. Goldfield

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Metropolitan areas -- United States.,
  • Cities and towns -- United States -- Growth.,
  • Urbanization -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-472) and index.

StatementDavid R. Goldfield, Blaine A. Brownell.
ContributionsBrownell, Blaine A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT123 .G575 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 493 p. :
Number of Pages493
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2228749M
ISBN 10039546501X
LC Control Number89080937

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