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Author Mattingly, Paul H.

Title Suburban landscapes : culture and politics in a New York metropolitan community / Paul H. Mattingly
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 331 pages) : illustrations
Series Creating the North American landscape
Creating the North American landscape.
Contents Ch. 1. Dutchness and the English Neighborhood -- Ch. 2. The Village as a Voluntary Organization, 1859-1894 -- Ch. 3. Village Landscapes -- Ch. 4. The Trolley Produces a Country Town, 1894-1920 -- Ch. 5. Country Landscapes, Bohemian City -- Ch. 6. The Middle-Class Zone -- Ch. 7. The Political Culture of Suburban Professionals -- Ch. 8. The Ideology of the Civic Conference -- Ch. 9. The Modernization of Suburban Realism -- Ch. 10. Recovering Suburban Memory
Summary In this work, Paul Mattingly provides a model for understanding suburban development through his narrative history of Leonia, New Jersey, an early commuter suburb of New York City
Notes "Published in Cooperation with the Center for American Places."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-320) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject City planning -- New Jersey -- Leonia -- History.
Landscape changes -- New Jersey -- Leonia -- History.
Suburbs -- New Jersey -- Leonia -- History.
Leonia (N.J.) -- History.
Leonia (N.J.) -- Politics and government.
Leonia (N.J.) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0801866804 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780801866807 (hardcover ; alk. paper)