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The fires : how a computer formula burned down New York City--and determined the future of American cities

Author: Joe Flood
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2010.
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Contends that computer remodeling of 1970s-era New York City led to the withdrawal of fire protection services from poor neighborhoods that burned down and displaced hundreds of thousands of people.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Flood
ISBN: 9781594488986 1594488983 9781594485060 1594485062
OCLC Number: 426803857
Description: 325 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Joe Flood.
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Contends that computer remodeling of 1970s-era New York City led to the withdrawal of fire protection services from poor neighborhoods that burned down and displaced hundreds of thousands of people.

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