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Reform in New York City

Augustus Cerillo

Reform in New York City

a study of urban progressivism

by Augustus Cerillo

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Politics and government -- 1898-1951.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Augustus Cerillo, Jr.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 280 leaves.
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16466945M

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New York City: The Big Apple, The Center of the Universe, the City of Dreams, the City That Never Sleeps, the City So Nice, They Named it Twice (and more). Everyone has a different take on this bustling, diverse city.

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