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The death and life of Main Street [electronic resource] : small towns in American memory, space and community / Miles Orvell.

Author/Creator:
Orvell, Miles author
Publication:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xiii, 286 pages) : illustrations
Subjects:
Small cities -- Social aspects -- United States.
City and town life -- United States.
Community life -- United States.
Community development -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Main street mythologies
Fighting extinction: the reinvention of Main Street
Living on Main Street: Sinclair Lewis and the great cultural divide
Main Street as memory
Main Street: belonging and not belonging
Utopian dreams: from Forest Hills to Greenbelt
Rethinking suburbia: Levittown or the new urbanism?
Main Street in the city
Conclusion: consuming Main Street.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-268) and index.
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
ebrary, Inc.
ISBN:
9780807835685 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807837566 (e-book)
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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