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The geography of nowhere : the rise and decline of America's man-made landscape

Author: James Howard Kunstler
Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster Ltd, 1995.
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This work tallies up the huge economic, social and spiritual costs that America is paying for its car-crazed lifestyle. It is also a wake-up call for citizens to reinvent the places where they live and work and to build communities that are once again worthy of their affection.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Howard Kunstler
ISBN: 9780671888251 0671888250
OCLC Number: 605377261
Description: 303 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: James Howard Kunstler.

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