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Boston's Back Bay : the story of America's greatest nineteenth century landfill project

Author: William A Newman; Wilfred E Holton
Publisher: Boston : Northeastern Univ. Press [u.a.], 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fascinating look at the people, politics, and technology behind the massive landfill project that filled Boston's Back Bay

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William A Newman; Wilfred E Holton
ISBN: 9781555536800 1555536808
OCLC Number: 918321720
Description: XIV, 228 S. : Ill., graph. Darst., Kt.
Responsibility: William A. Newman and Wilfred E. Holton.

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"This study by two Northeastern professors details the geological, political, economic, and social factors in the filling of the Back Bay, the emerging technologies that made it possible, and the Read more...

 
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