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Desert cities

Michael F. Logan

Desert cities

the environmental history of Phoenix and Tucson

by Michael F. Logan

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh, PA .
Written in English


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StatementMichael F. Logan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGF
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 228 p. :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22740518M
ISBN 100822942941

  Librarian Diana Lopez says the low-income area around her library branch could be considered a book desert with many empty storefronts and the closest book store five miles away. Last year, the city librarians gave all kids in grades K-8 at nearby Bayside Martin Luther King, Jr., Academy their own library cards. Desert Cities The Environmental History of Phoenix and Tucson (Book): Logan, Michael F.: Chicago Distribution CenterPhoenix is known as the “Valley of the Sun,” while Tucson is referred to as “The Old Pueblo.” These nicknames epitomize the difference in the public’s perception of each city. Phoenix continues to sprawl as one of America’s largest and fastest-growing cities.

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Find books like Jessica Huntington Desert Cities Mystery Series (Jessica Huntington ) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members. Desert Cities offers a valuable new approach to the well-studied topic of urban competition. By factoring in the key roles of both ethnicity and the natural environment in shaping the divergent development of Phoenix and Tucson, Michael Logan successfully blends the interests of urban history, environmental history, and borderlands history.


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