The Making of Urban America

The Making of Urban America

by Raymond A. Mohl, Roger Biles, Eric Avila, Timothy M. Collins, Daniel Czitrom
     
 

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The revised and updated third edition of iMaking of Urban Americai includes seven new articles and a richly detailed historiographical essay that discusses the vast urban history literature added to the canon since the publication of the second edition. This book is the only reader available that covers all of U.S. urban history and that also includes the most

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The revised and updated third edition of iMaking of Urban Americai includes seven new articles and a richly detailed historiographical essay that discusses the vast urban history literature added to the canon since the publication of the second edition. This book is the only reader available that covers all of U.S. urban history and that also includes the most recent interpretive scholarship on the subject.

Editorial Reviews

Carl Abbott
This new edition of The Making of Urban America highlights recent scholarship and shows the continued vitality of U.S. urban history. The methodological variety of the selections and the comprehensive bibliographic essay make the volume valuable to students and scholars alike.
David Goldfield
This thoroughly revised collection offers the broadest range of American urban historical research including both the essential classics and the best of the recent scholarship. It is an indispensable tool for urban history courses. The editors have written and selected wisely.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742552340
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
12/16/2011
Edition description:
3rd Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Raymond A. Mohl is professor of history at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Roger Biles is professor of history at Illinois State University.

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