Boston: A Topographical History

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Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1959 - Boston (Mass.) - 244 pages
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Combined with Kevin Lynch's Image of the City this book gives a good introduction to Boston's development which was literally raised out of the water. How small the city was up to the mid 19th century ... Read full review

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An absolutely essential book for Boston newcomers and residents alike. The original book was written at the dawn of the urban renewal era in the 1950s, but the updated chapters evaluate these projects ... Read full review


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The Eighteenth Century
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