Picture Windows

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Basic Books, Jan 4, 2008 - History - 320 pages
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Picture Windows chronicles how suburbia sprawled, proving to be a hothouse for scores of disaffected artistic types and mopey teens.-Vanity Fair

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PICTURE WINDOWS: How the Suburbs Happened

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A scholarly but vigorous study of the forces that made the US a nation of suburbs. Colleagues Baxandall and Ewen (American Studies/SUNY, Old Westbury) organize their history, which reaches back to the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Fullmoonblue - LibraryThing

The subject matter (the evolution of suburbia, from architecture to economics to neighborhood/community culture, on Long Island NY) is interesting, and the authors' writing style is refreshingly ... Read full review

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