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Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States

By: Kenneth T Jackson (Author)

406 pages, b/w photos, illustrations, tables

Oxford University Press USA

Paperback | Apr 1987 | #212385 | ISBN: 0195049837
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The winner of the Bancroft Prize and the Francis Parkman Prize, Crabgrass Frontier is the first detailed history of suburban life in America from its origin to the drive-in culture of today.

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Kenneth T. Jackson, Professor of History at Columbia University, is the author of The Ku Klux Klan in the City, 1915-1930; Cities in American History; and a number of other books.

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