New City Upon a Hill: A History of Columbia, Maryland

New City Upon a Hill: A History of Columbia, Maryland

by David Stebenne, Joseph Rocco Mitchell
     
 

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Published in anticipation of Columbia's fortieth anniversary in 2007, this book showcases the history of one of the nation's leading "new towns." Built from the brilliant plan developed by visionary designer James Rouse, Columbia's innovative design is the foundation for a unique community that has thrived for decades and flourishes today.

Overview


Published in anticipation of Columbia's fortieth anniversary in 2007, this book showcases the history of one of the nation's leading "new towns." Built from the brilliant plan developed by visionary designer James Rouse, Columbia's innovative design is the foundation for a unique community that has thrived for decades and flourishes today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781596290679
Publisher:
History Press, The
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Series:
History Press Brief History Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,277,987
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Joseph Mitchell was a history teacher in Howard County, Maryland for more than 30 years. He is author or co-author of 5 books.

David Stebenne grew up in Columbia, Maryland, and is currently a professor of history and law at Ohio State University. He is author of two books.

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