Building A New Boston Politics and Urban Renewal, 1950-1970 by Thomas H. O"Connor

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Published by Northeastern University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • Travel,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - General,
  • United States - General,
  • Boston,
  • History,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Social Science-Sociology - General,
  • Travel / United States / Northeast / New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT),
  • United States - Northeast - New England (General)

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8573893M
ISBN 101555532462
ISBN 109781555532468
OCLC/WorldCa231793654

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