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Reimagining Detroit [GRPL Book Club] : opportunities for redefining an American city / John Gallagher.

Reimagining Detroit [GRPL Book Club] : opportunities for redefining an American city

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  • ISBN: 9780814334690 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 166 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Wayne State University Press, c2010.

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General Note: If you would like to request available book club copies, please call 988-5400.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Shrinking cities -- Detroit today -- Potential and problems in urban agriculture -- Road diets and roundabouts -- Healing a wounded landscape -- Filling the vacancy -- Revving the urban economic engine -- The best idea Detroit's never tried -- Who governs? -- The way forward.
Summary, etc.: "Suggests ways for Detroit to become a smaller but better city in the twenty first century and proposes productive uses for the citys vacant spaces."--Alibris.com.
Subject: Urban renewal > Michigan > Detroit.

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