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Model City Blues

Mandi Isaacs Jackson

Model City Blues

Urban Space and Organized Resistance in New Haven

by Mandi Isaacs Jackson

  • 104 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Temple University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban & municipal planning,
  • Urban communities,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • City and town life,
  • Connecticut,
  • History,
  • New Haven,
  • Urban renewal

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12376350M
    ISBN 101592136036
    ISBN 109781592136032

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