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Changing Places: Rebuilding Community in the Age of Sprawl

Moe, Richard and Carter Wilkie

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ISBN 10: 0805043683 / ISBN 13: 9780805043686
Published by Henry Holt & Company, Inc., New York, New York, U.S.A., 1997
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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"In CHANGING PLACES, Richard Moe and Carter Wilkie explore how America's historic communities are confronting sprawl: fragile towns throughout New England and the Midwest are defending themselves from corporate giants like Wal-Mart stores; community activists are building pride and hope in distressed neighborhoods in Pittsburgh and New Orleans by using preservation as a tool for revitalization; and , in the same way, cities such as Denver, Memphis, and Prtland, Oregon, are breathing life back into their historic neighborhoods." This book has 288 pages and is illustrated. The book is a SIGNED, DATED PRESENTATION copy from the author, Richar Moe. Bookseller Inventory # 020323

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Title: Changing Places: Rebuilding Community in the...

Publisher: Henry Holt & Company, Inc., New York, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1997

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition {First Printing}

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A detailed look into the historic communities that are fighting against urban development also examines the New England towns and areas in the Midwest that are battling against large conglomerates such as Wal-Mart. 12,500 first printing.

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Richard Moe, author of The Last Full Measure, is president of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

Carter Wilkie, a longtime preservationist and former White House speechwriter, was an advisor to Boston's mayor Thomas M. Menino.

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