Mason Williams - City of Ambition: FDR, Laguardia, and the Making of Modern New York ♦

Saturday, June 29, 3:30 pm

With the New Deal, local initiatives became major programs, and as FDR forged a partnership with La Guardia, New York became a showcase for progressive goals. Williams, a historian specializing in urban politics, focuses on the collaboration between the president and the mayor and looks at how it changed New York—and how Gotham, in turn, became a model for America’s urban future.
Beer and wine will be available.

5015 Connecticut Ave NW
20008 Washington
us
$29.95
ISBN: 9780393066913
Availability: Not in the store—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 28th, 2013

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