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City planning progress in the United States, 1917

American Institute of Architects. Committee on town planning.

City planning progress in the United States, 1917

by American Institute of Architects. Committee on town planning.

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Published by Journal of the American Instiute of Architects in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning.,
  • Cities and towns -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by the Committee on town planning of the American institute of architects ; edited by George B. Ford ; assisted by Ralph F. Warner.
    ContributionsFord, George B. 1879-1930, Warner, Ralph F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA9108 A5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20886410M

    In the early s, the United States entered a period of peace, prosperity, and progress. In the nation's growing cities, factory output grew, small businesses flourished, and incomes rose. As the promise of jobs and higher wages attracted more and more people into the cities, the U. S. began to shift to a nation of city . The Planetizen 20 features the all-time top 20 planning titles that every planner should read. Planetizen's annual lists features the top 10 popular titles published during each preceeding year. Planetizen has partnered with to enable you to purchase any title by selecting the linked title of the book.

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