Manhattan Projects

The Rise and Fall of Urban Renewal in Cold War New York
Author(s): 
Zipp, Samuel
ISBN: 
9780195328745
Date published: 
July 2010
Hardback
Price: 
£22.50

In the two decades after World War II, New York was shaken by struggles over urban renewal. Manhattan Projects offers a fresh look at the history of those conflicts, showing how the idea of urban renewal was made and unmade as the state of the art technique for remaking cities.