The Slaughter of Cities: Urban Renewal As Ethnic Cleansing
The incredible story of the abject failure of urban renewal in the East and Midwest during the 1930s through 1970s has been told many times before, but this is the first book that not only chronicles the failures but offers an explanation for same. He shows that what began as the World War II inteliigence community's attempt to solve America's "nationalities problem" and provide workers for the nation's war industries degenerated by the early post-war period into full-blown ethnic cleansing.
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