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The future once happened here

Frederick F. Siegel

The future once happened here

New York, D.C., L.A., and the fate of America"s big cities

by Frederick F. Siegel

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Published by Encounter Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban policy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFred Siegel
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 314 p. ;
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24850099M
    ISBN 101893554104
    ISBN 109781893554108
    LC Control Number2011380118

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