Cleveland: A Concise History, 1796-1990 / Edition 2

Cleveland: A Concise History, 1796-1990 / Edition 2

by Carol Poh Miller, Robert Wheeler
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0253211476

ISBN-13: 9780253211477

Pub. Date: 10/01/2009

Publisher: Indiana University Press

This highly successful short history of Cleveland has now been revised and brought up to date through 1996, the bicentennial year, including two new chapters, and new illustrations and charts.

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This highly successful short history of Cleveland has now been revised and brought up to date through 1996, the bicentennial year, including two new chapters, and new illustrations and charts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253211477
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
10/01/2009
Series:
Encyclopedia of Cleveland History Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
762,732
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.63(d)

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Table of Contents

Part One: A Commercial Hamlet is Founded
1. Founding and Formation of the Settlement: 1796–1800
2. Survival Assured: 1800–1811
3. Hamlet as Village: 1812–1824
Part Two: Commercial Village to Commercial City
4. Canal Village to Provincial Center: 1825–1845
5. A National Urban Center Emerges: 1845–1860
Part Three: Rise of the Industrial City
6. A City Transformed: 1860–1869
7. The Industrial Age: 1870–1899
8. The Progressive Years: 1900–1914
9. Metropolitan Expansion: 1915–1929
Part Four: Toward the Postindustrial City
10. An End to Prosperity: 1930–1939
11. War and Renewal: 1940–1949
12. Exodus and Decline: 1950–1965
13. The Loss of Confidence: 1966–1979
14. Comeback City?: 1980–1989
Epilogue, 1990–1996

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