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The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn: Gentrification and the Search for Authenticity in Postwar New York

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The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn: Gentrification and the Search for Authenticity in Postwar New York - Osman, Suleiman
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The gentrification of Brooklyn has been one of the most striking developments in recent urban history. Considered one of the city's most notorious industrial slums in the 1940s and 1950s, Brownstone Brooklyn by the 1980s had become a post-industrial landscape of hip bars, yoga studios, and beautifully renovated, wildly expensive townhouses. In The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn , Suleiman Osman offers a groundbreaking history of this unexpected transformation. Challenging the conventional wisdom that New York City's ...

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The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn: Gentrification and the Search for Authenticity in Postwar New York 2016, Audible Studios on Brilliance

ISBN-13: 9781522669357

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The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn: Gentrification and the Search for Authenticity in Postwar New York 2012, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199930340

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The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn: Gentrification and the Search for Authenticity in Postwar New York 2011, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195387315

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