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PUD: a better way for the suburbs

Maxwell C. Huntoon

PUD: a better way for the suburbs

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Published by Urban Land Institute in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Growth.,
  • Suburbs.,
  • Suburban homes.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 70-71.

    Statementby Maxwell C. Huntoon, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT371 .H8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5709115M
    ISBN 100874209099
    LC Control Number70180755

      There were many aspects of life in the suburbs in the s. The American Dream was finally becoming attainable, and families had the opportunity to purchase their own houses and cars. The poverty and sacrifice that had existed during the recent world wars and the Great Depression was gone. The Interstate Highway Act created hundreds of miles of high-speed roads that made living in the suburbs. The prose, the intricate way the past and present wove around each other, the characters, were all so well balanced and just plain enjoyable. Honestly though, i would have enjoyed the book if I read it, but listening to it on Audible, I not only enjoyed it but I REALLY ENJOYED IT. I SOAKED IT IN.


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Maxwell C. Huntoon has written: 'PUD: a better way for the suburbs' -- subject(s): Cities and towns, Growth, Suburban homes, Suburbs What has the author James C Steel written? James C. Steel has. Thanks for the feedback jump - Duany's Nation is the first book I read about suburbia.

It was great in opening my eyes to the problem, but they are so insistent on keeping the model of suburbia that I overlooked some of the analysis that supported those claims (even though they might have been relavent) as well some very generic analysis, but the clarity and simpleness of the book is what made.Book launch on 6 December at 5pm, University of Melbourne.

A few weeks ago I posted about the new book I’ve published, Degrowth in the Suburbs: A Radical Urban Imaginary, co-authored with Prof. Brendan Gleeson. For those in Melbourne, the book will be launched at the University of Melbourne on 6 December at 5pm.