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The Bronx is a fascinating history of a singular borough, mapping its evolution from a loose cluster of commuter villages to a densely populated home for New York's African American and Hispanic populations. In recounting the varied and extreme transformations this community has undergone, Evelyn Gonzalez argues that racial discrimination, rampant crime, postwar liberalism, and big government were not the only reasons for the urban crisis that assailed the Bronx during the late 1960s. Rather, a combination of population ...

The Bronx 2006, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231121156

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The Bronx 2004, Columbia University Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780231121149