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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to The City's End: Two Centuries of Fantasies, Fears, and Premonitions of New ....    

Building the Nation: Americans Write about Their Architecture, Their Cities ...

Steven Conn, Max Page - Architecture - 2003 - 412 pages
"Some anthologies seem slapdash or opportunistic; others are labors of love, informed by a mastery of a particular field and a passion for sharing the heterogeneous richness of ...
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The Future of Higher Education

Dan Clawson, Max Page - Social Science - 2012 - 76 pages
First Published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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The Creative Destruction of Manhattan, 1900-1940

Max Page - Architecture - 1999 - 303 pages
"The oxymoron "creative destruction" suggests the tensions that are at the heart of urban life: between stability and change, between particular places and undifferentiated ...
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Giving Preservation a History: Histories of Historic Preservation in the ...

Max Page, Randall Mason - History - 2004 - 336 pages
First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Triumph of Order: Democracy and Public Space in New York and London

Lisa Keller - History - 2013 - 338 pages
A tale of two rapidly modernizing cities and their mutual desire to balance freedom and control. Lisa Keller divides her study into five categories: cities; police and militia ...
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Monsters, Mushroom Clouds, and the Cold War: American Science Fiction and ...

M. Keith Booker - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 196 pages
Surveying a wide range of major science fiction novels and films, this book focuses on the long 1950s--the period from 1946 to 1964--when the tensions of the Cold War were at ...
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The War on Terror and American Popular Culture: September 11 and Beyond

Andrew Schopp, Matthew B. Hill - Performing Arts - 2009 - 300 pages
The War on Terror and American Popular Culture is a collection of original essays by academics and researchers from around the world that examines the complex interrelation ...
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The Resilient City: How Modern Cities Recover from Disaster

Lawrence J. Vale, Thomas J. Campanella - History - 2005 - 376 pages
Revealing how traumatized city-dwellers consistently develop narratives of resilience and how the pragmatic process of urban recovery is always fueled by highly symbolic ...
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CLUB FED

Bill Thomas - Political Science - 1994 - 320 pages
A Washington insider humorously exposes the parties, free vacations, and VIP luxury enjoyed by those in office, explaining who writes legislation, how bills get passed, and how ...
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