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Divided We Stand: A Biography Of New York's World Trade Center

By: Darton, Eric

Price: $5.50

Seller ID: RWARE0000008174


When the World Trade Towers in New York City were erected at the Hudson's edge, they led the way to a real estate boom that was truly astonishing. "Divided We Stand" reveals the coming together and eruption of four volatile elements: super-tall buildings, financial speculation, globalization, and terrorism. The Trade Center serves as a potent symbol of the disastrous consequences of undemocratic planning and development.This book is a history of that skyscraping ambition... View more info