Ed Bacon; Planning, Politics, and the Building of Modern Philadelphia

By: Heller, Gregory L.

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Crisp, as new book -- no names or writing, no bumps to boards and no tears or chips to jacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Charismatic, but controversial, Ed Bacon was an urban planner who changed a city. In the mid-20th century, Bacon took steps to halt the exodus into the suburbs and put Philadelphia on the map as a modern city. Illustrtated in black and white. 303 pages including index.

Title: Ed Bacon; Planning, Politics, and the Building of Modern Philadelphia

Author Name: Heller, Gregory L.

Categories: Biography, Pennsylvania, Urban Studies,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 2013

ISBN Number: 0812244907

ISBN Number 13: 9780812244908

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 26036

Keywords: Ed Bacon Philadelphia. Urban Planning