|How Jane Jacobs Took On New York's Master Builder and Transformed the |
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|Moses is pictured as idealist reformer and political manipulator as his rise to power and eventual domination of New York State politics is documented This is the first and foremost a brilliant multidimensional portrait of a man-an ...|
|The titanic clash of wills between Robert Moses and Jane Jacobs in the 1960s and how their dueling perspectives helped to define contemporary urban life|
|The contributors to this volume link theory to practice, making crucial connections with those who teach history. Published in conjunction with the American Historical Association.|