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By MANSEL G. BLACKFORD

ISBN-10: 0814213146

ISBN-13: 9780814213148

ISBN-10: 0814253709

ISBN-13: 9780814253700

Columbus, Ohio: Two Centuries of industrial and Environmental Change examines how a big midwestern urban built economically, spatially, and socially, and what the environmental results were, from its founding in 1812 to close the current day. The booklet analyzes Columbus’s evolution from an remoted frontier village to a latest city, one of many few thriving towns within the Midwest. No unmarried issue explains the historical past of Columbus, however the implementation of sure water-use and land-use guidelines, and interactions between these rules, display a lot in regards to the good fortune of the city. 

 

Precisely simply because they lived in a midsize, midwestern urban, Columbus citizens may well examine from the sooner stories in their opposite numbers in older, greater coastal metropolises, after which transcend them. now not having huge sunk charges in pre-existing water platforms, Columbus citizens may perhaps, for example, increase new, world-class, cutting-edge tools for treating water and sewage, steps crucial for city enlargement. Columbus, Ohio explores how urban citizens approached city challenges—especially financial and environmental ones—and how they solved them.

 

Columbus, Ohio: Two Centuries of industrial and Environmental Change concludes that students and coverage makers have to pay even more realization to environmental matters within the shaping of towns, and they have to glance extra heavily at what midwestern metropolises finished, in preference to easily studying coastal cities.

 

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