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Author Karr, Ronald Dale, author.

Title Between city and country : Brookline, Massachusetts, and the origins of suburbia / Ronald Dale Karr.

Publication Info. Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2018]

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Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Introduction: In Search of Suburbia; Part 1. Town into Suburb, 1790-1850; 1 New England Town; 2 Commuters and Immigrants; Part 2. Inventing Suburbia, 1850-1885; 3 The Great Divide; 4 Building Blocks; 5 The New Landscape of Suburban Politics; 6 Suburbia Real and Imagined; Part 3. Suburbia Realized, 1885-1900; 7 Boulevards and Trolleys; 8 Defining Suburbia; 9 Contested Ground; 10 Suburbia on a Hill; Epilogue; Abbreviations; Notes; Index.
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Subject Brookline (Mass.) -- History -- 19th century.
Suburbs -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Case studies.
Urban-rural migration -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Case studies.
Suburbs -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
Suburban life -- United States -- History.
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Case studies.
Other Form: Print version: 9781625343048 1625343043 (DLC) 2017038240 (OCoLC)1013514712
ISBN 9781613765623 (electronic bk.)
1613765622 (electronic bk.)