The Slaughter of Cities: Urban Renewal As Ethnic Cleansing

The Slaughter of Cities: Urban Renewal As Ethnic Cleansing

by E. Michael Jones
     
 

Taking Boston, Philadelphia, Detroit, and Chicago as cautionary examples, Jones tells the story of housing policy and social engineering in the US during and following World War II. He tries to explain why American cities, unlike the European cities that were rebuild after the destruction of war, are a few showcase buildings surrounded by poverty and waste where…  See more details below

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Taking Boston, Philadelphia, Detroit, and Chicago as cautionary examples, Jones tells the story of housing policy and social engineering in the US during and following World War II. He tries to explain why American cities, unlike the European cities that were rebuild after the destruction of war, are a few showcase buildings surrounded by poverty and waste where neighborhoods once thrived. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781587317750
Publisher:
St. Augustine's Press
Publication date:
09/02/2002
Pages:
668
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.40(h) x 2.20(d)

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