Edge city : life on the new frontier / Joel Garreau.

by Garreau, JoelLooking glass.

Series: Anchor Books: Publisher: New York ; Doubleday, 1992.Description: xxiii, 548 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24cm.ISBN: 0385424345.Subject(s): Land use, Urban -- United StatesLooking glass | Metropolitan areas -- United StatesLooking glass | Real estate development -- United StatesLooking glass | Sociology, Urban -- United StatesLooking glassNote: Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 1991.Note: Includes bibliographical references (page (479)-508) index.
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First there was downtown. Then there were suburbs. Then there were malls. Then Americans launched the most sweeping change in 100 years in how they live, work, and play. The Edge City.

Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 1991.

Includes bibliographical references (page (479)-508) index.

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Publishers Weekly Review

A thought-provoking account of the new urban centers that are developing on the edges of major metropolitan areas in the U.S. (Sept.) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Joel Garreau , a Washington Post staff writer, is the author of the bestselling The Nine Nations of North America . He is also a principal in The Edge City Group, an organization dedicated to making better communities out of Edge Cities nationwide.