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Urbanizing America.

Urbanizing America

Ivan D. Steen

Krieger Publishing

Box 9542, Melbourne, FL 32902-9542

158524165X $19.50 www.krieger-publishing.com

URBANIZING AMERICA: THE DEVELOPMENT OF CITIES IN THE UNITED STATES FROM THE FIRST EUROPEAN SETTLEMENTS T0 1920 is a recommended pick for college-level students of urban studies. It provides a chronological and easy approach fo the founding and growth of U.S. cities, surveying economic, social and political influences and using primary source materials to back a survey of the growth of the urban nation. Keys on understanding changes in political climate and their effect on changing urban structure are particularly revealing.
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