Private City Philadelphia in Three Periods of Its Growth

ISBN-10: 0812212436

ISBN-13: 9780812212433

Edition: 2nd 1987 (Revised)

Authors: Sam Bass Warner

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List price: $24.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1987
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Publication date: 6/1/1987
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Sam Bass Warner, noted urban historian and Visiting Professor of Urban History at MIT, is theauthor of The Urban Wilderness: A History of the American City and other books.

Intorduction to the Second Edition
The Eighteenth-Century Town
The Environment of Private Opportunity
War and the Limits of the Tradition
The Big City 1830-1860
Spatial Patterns of Rapid Growth
The Specialization of Leadership
Municipal Institutions
Riots and the Restoration of Public Order
The Industrial Metropolis
The Structure of the Metropolis
Some Metropolitan Districts
The Industrial Metropolis as an Inheritance Bibliography of Recent Philadelphia Books
Notes to Tables in Text
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