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The next American city

Mick Cornett

The next American city

the big promise of our midsize metros

by Mick Cornett

  • 93 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning,
  • Cities and towns,
  • Growth,
  • Urban Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMick Cornett with Jayson White
    ContributionsWhite, Jayson, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT167 .C676 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 254 pages
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26962450M
    ISBN 10039957509X
    ISBN 109780399575099
    LC Control Number2018022150
    OCLC/WorldCa1037884930

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