The New Urban Landscape: The Redefinition of City Form in Nineteenth-Century America / Edition 1 available in Paperback
In "one of the best books available on the changing physical form of the nineteenth-century city in America (Arnold R. Alanen, University of Wisconsin, Madison), Schuyler analyzes efforts by the civic leaders of that time to define a new urban culture by creating open recreational and residential areas for growing cities.
|Publisher:||Johns Hopkins University Press|
|Series:||New Studies in American Intellectual and Cultural History Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.61(d)|
About the Author
David Schuyler is a professor of American studies at Franklin and Marshall College. He is the author of The New Urban Landscape: The Redefinition of City Form in Nineteenth-Century America and coeditor of three volumes of the Frederick Law Olmsted Papers, the most recent of which is The Years of Olmsted, Vaux & Company, 1865-1874, all available from Johns Hopkins.