Bourgeois Nightmares: Suburbia, 1870-1930

Bourgeois Nightmares: Suburbia, 1870-1930

by Robert M. Fogelson
     
 


An eminent urban historian uncovers the long-neglected history of the restrictive covenants that played a pivotal role in shaping America’s suburbs

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An eminent urban historian uncovers the long-neglected history of the restrictive covenants that played a pivotal role in shaping America’s suburbs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300124170
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
1,279,954
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction     1
Suburbia, 1870-1930: The Quest for Permanence     25
Bourgeois Nightmares: Fears of Almost Everyone and Everything     117
Epilogue     201
Notes     213
Acknowledgments     254
Index     256

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