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The past and future city : How Historic Preservation is Reviving America's Communities. / Stephanie Meeks.

Meeks, Stephanie. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781610917100 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2016.

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Summary, etc.: InThe Past and Future City,Stephanie Meeks, the president of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, describes in detail, and with unique empirical research, the many ways that saving and restoring historic fabric can help a city create thriving neighborhoods, good jobs, and a vibrant economy. She explains the critical importance of preservation for all our communities, the ways the field of historic preservation has evolved to embrace the challenges of the twenty-first century, and the innovative work being done in the preservation space now.This book is for anyone who cares about cities, places, and saving America's diverse stories in a way that will bring us together and help us better understand our past, present, and future.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. San Francisco : Island Press, 2016. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4822 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: > Nonfiction.
Architecture.
Genre: Electronic books.

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