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The new town square : museums and communities in transition

Author: Robert Archibald
Publisher: Walnut Creek, Calif. : AltaMira Press, ©2004.
Series: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores a crisis of modern America: the dissolution of place that leads to a dangerous rupture of community.

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Genre/Form: Local history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Archibald, Robert, 1948-
New town square.
Walnut Creek, Calif. : AltaMira Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)904212965
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Archibald
ISBN: 0759102872 9780759102873 0759102880 9780759102880
OCLC Number: 53814579
Description: viii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The past as context --
Creating a place --
The power of place --
Sharing the story --
Making connections --
Contemplating change --
The call of wildness --
Sustaining the future --
Touring a culture --
A wonderful place --
Under construction.
Series Title: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Responsibility: Robert R. Archibald.
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Bob Archibald's book is beautifully and passionately written. His is a life profoundly rooted in place: the stark beauty of Michigan's upper peninsula, the evocative landscape of the southwest, the Read more...

 
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