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Makers of the city

by Lewis Fried

  • 147 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Farrell, James T. 1904-1979 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Riis, Jacob A. 1849-1914 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Goodman, Paul, 1911-1972 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Mumford, Lewis, 1895-,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Cities and towns -- United States -- Historiography.,
    • City and town life in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLewis F. Fried.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS228.C53 F7 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 244 p. ;
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2187103M
      ISBN 100870236938
      LC Control Number89005201

        Against the backdrop of Spartanburg's century-old classical music tradition, Music Makers tells the story of the city's other exports─from blues and jazz musicians of the '30s, the country stars launched by WSPA Radio, to Southern Rock's own Marshall Tucker Band and beyond. The Maker City Playbook is a comprehensive case studies and how-to information useful for city leaders, civic innovators, nonprofits, and others engaged in urban economic Maker City Playbook is committed to going beyond stories to find patterns and discern promising practices to help city leaders make even more informed decisions. /5.

      Chapter 9 The Future of the Maker City To add your city’s story to the Maker City project, please contact us at omeed [at] Buy the Book on Amazon. Sin City is a series of neo-noir comics by American comic book writer-artist Frank first story originally appeared in Dark Horse Presents Fifth Anniversary Special (April ), and continued in Dark Horse Presents #51–62 from May to June , under the title of Sin City, serialized in thirteen l other stories of variable lengths have followed.

        Before I wrap this up, in addition to the professional or pseudo-professional books above, I thought I’d add a few honourable mentions unusual books that have influenced how I see city-making, but not really books specifically about city-making. Honourable Mentions: Oh, the Places You'll Go! – Dr. Seuss (That's right! Dr. From the author of Ender’s Game, an unforgettable fantasy tale about young Alvin Maker. In this alternative history of frontier America, folk magic actually works—dowsers find water and second sight warns of true dangers—and that magic has colored the entire history of the colonies.


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