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Pedestrian modern : shopping and American architecture, 1925-1956 / David Smiley.

By: Smiley, David J, 1958-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: NA6212 .S65 2013Publication: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2013Description: xi, 357 p. : ill.ISBN: 9780816679294 (hardback); 9780816679300 (pb).Subject(s): Commercial buildings -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Architecture and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Consumer behavior -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction: Centers and Peripheries -- 1. The Store Problem -- 2. Machines for Selling -- 3. Park and Shop -- 4. Pedestrianization Takes Command -- 5. The Cold War Pedestrian -- 6. The Language of Modern Shopping -- Conclusion: Pedestrian Modern Futures.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction: Centers and Peripheries -- 1. The Store Problem -- 2. Machines for Selling -- 3. Park and Shop -- 4. Pedestrianization Takes Command -- 5. The Cold War Pedestrian -- 6. The Language of Modern Shopping -- Conclusion: Pedestrian Modern Futures.

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