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Pittsburgh and the Appalachians : cultural and natural resources in a postindustrial age

Author: Joseph L Scarpaci; Kevin Joseph Patrick
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2006.
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The book assesses how Pittsburgh deindustrialization over the past decades has posed both opportunities and challenges for the city and surrounding tri-state area.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pittsburgh and the Appalachians.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2006008631
(OCoLC)65537873
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph L Scarpaci; Kevin Joseph Patrick
ISBN: 0822942828 9780822942825
OCLC Number: 651905788
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 264 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Downtown Pittsburgh : renaissance and renewal / Edward K. Muller --
Pittsburgh as a concentric triangle / Kevin J. Patrick --
The steel valley / Edward K. Muller --
Joe Magarac and the spirit of Pittsburgh / Kevin J. Patrick --
Pittsburgh's strip district : from industry and warehousing to ethnic chic / Joseph L. Scarpaci --
Pittsburgh, city of bridges / Kevin J. Patrick --
Chatham Village : the enduring legacy of collaborative genius / Christopher Cusack and George Pomeroy --
A community's struggle : little Allegheny West takes on the pros --
/ John Canning --
Pittsburgh's suburbs : hollowing out the core / Joseph L. Scarpaci --
Factory outlet malls : prime outlets at Grove City / James T. Hathaway and James C. Hughes --
The decline of space and the ascent of place : internet technology in Appalachia / James Bohland, Anita Puckett, and Jean Plymale --
Appalachia : rich in natural resources, poor in human opportunity / Risa Whitson, Lawrence E. Wood, Kurt Fuellhart, and Amy K. Glasmeier --
Living on the fringe : a geographic profile of Appalachian Ohio / Geoffrey L. Buckley, Timothy G. Anderson, and Nancy R. Bain --
Central Appalachia's whitewater recreation industry / Lizbeth A. Pyle --
Going to the mountains : deer hunters in the Allegheny National Forest region / Deborah Che --
American heritage rivers : a new model for watershed planning in Appalachia / Richard A. Roth --
Pittsburgh and the creative age / Richard Florida --
What will the new millennium bring? / Joseph L. Scarpaci.
Responsibility: edited by Joseph L. Scarpaci with Kevin J. Patrick.
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