Edge City: Life on the New Frontier (Google eBook)
First there was downtown. Then there were suburbs. Then there were malls. Then Americans launched the most sweeping change in 100 years in how they live, work, and play. The Edge City.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: Edge City: Life on the New FrontierUser Review - Harrison - Goodreads
Wow. It took me a while, but Joel Garreau's epic book on the state of suburban sprawl in the 1980s is just as thrilling as when it was published in 1992. Chock-full of perplexing, contradictory ... Read full review
Review: Edge City: Life on the New FrontierUser Review - Andrew - Goodreads
Although somewhat out of date (and with the return of the wealthy to the inner cities a bit OBE), this book is still a fascinating look at how our cities in the 1980s and 1990s spawned ring cities in the inner suburbs. Read full review