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Building New York"s sewers

developing mechanisms of urban management

by Joanne Abel Goldman

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Purdue University Press in West Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Sewage disposal -- Government policy -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Sewage disposal -- Political aspects -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Sewage disposal -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-217) and index.

      StatementJoanne Abel Goldman.
      SeriesHistory of technology series, History of technology series (West Lafayette, Ind.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD4479.N7 G65 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL989417M
      ISBN 101557530955
      LC Control Number96027706

      New New York is a major city on the Planet Earth located in the State of New New York, which is built directly on top of the ruins of Old New York, which is still accessible via the New New York Sewer r, residents consider the older city dangerous, as it is populated by mysterious and repulsive is where the Planet Express building is appearance: "Space Pilot ".   For New York's Subway, Sandy's Devastation May Be Just the Beginning so when rain falls it flows directly into the sewers. But even New York's elaborate sewer system can't always handle all.

        The Encroachment of Nuisances upon Populous Up-town Districts map from the Citizen’s Association Report on the Sanitary Condition of the City. (Photo: Courtesy the New York Academy of Medicine). Undertow. The UnderCity Chronicles 1. S. M. Stelmack Review from Jeannie Zelos Book reviews. It's difficult to categorise this book in a way. It is a beautiful tender romance, but that's almost a side issue to the suspense ridden, dangerous, and at times scary (for /5.

      It aids in reducing air pollution, as well as being cost-effective in comparison to every building having its own boiler. The system is costly, you won’t see them in areas with small populations. But they make perfect sense in New York City with a population of over 8 million people.   These startling s New York photos reveal a city undergoing an unparalleled transformation fueled by economic collapse and rampant crime. Reeling from a decade of social turmoil, New York in the s fell into a deep tailspin provoked by the flight of the middle class to the suburbs and a nationwide economic recession that hit New York’s industrial sector especially hard.


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