This urbane and delightful book covering more than 300 years of the course of Boston's history has now been enlarged with an account of the city's new urban design, architecture, and historic preservation and is richly illustrated with 32 additional photographs and drawings. In the last three decades momentous changes have visited this colonial city made modern. Lawrence Kennedy portrays the Boston that preserved much of the intimacy of the remembered place while creating a dramatic new skyline. Boston has been remarkably transformed while keeping human the features of a beloved city.
Brand: Belknap Press
Third Edition, Enlarged
Used Book in Good Condition
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Book was pretty beat up. Don't remember how its condition was rated but if it was rated truthfully, doubt I would have purchased it.
Highly recommended book arrived quickly. Added it to the "read" pile and am looking forward to enjoying ti soon
This book is considered by many to be the authoritative work on the history of the development of Boston, from a village during early settlers' time, to a town in the colonial period, to a city in the 19th century, and to a big city in the 20th century.
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