Author: Larry Keating
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 9781566398213
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Atlanta, the epitome of the New South, is a city whose economic growth has transformed it from a provincial capital to a global city, one that could bid for and win the 1996 Summer Olympics.

Strangers In The City

Author: Jianli Zhao
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780815338031
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Based largely on oral history interviews and through the focus on Atlanta, this book provides new insights into the rise of the new Chinese and Asian communities in the Southeast United States since US immigration policy changes in 1965.

White Flight

Author: Kevin M. Kruse
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400848970
Size: 33.77 MB
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Challenging the conventional wisdom that white flight meant nothing more than a literal movement of whites to the suburbs, this book argues that it represented a more important transformation in the political ideology of those involved.

Pickin On Peachtree

Author: Wayne W. Daniel
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252069680
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"From the Old Time Fiddlers' Conventions and barn dances through the rise of station WSB and other key radio outlets, Wayne Daniel thoroughly documents the consolidation of country music as big business in Atlanta.

Aia Guide To The Architecture Of Atlanta

Author: Gerald W. Sams
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820314501
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Here are the prominent new buildings that have transformed Atlanta's skyline and neighborhoods: Philip John and John Burgee's revivalist IBM Tower, John Portman's taut Westin Peachtree Plaza, and Richard Meier's gleaming, white-paneled High ...

Atlanta Magazine

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Atlanta magazine’s editorial mission is to engage our community through provocative writing, authoritative reporting, and superlative design that illuminate the people, the issues, the trends, and the events that define our city.


Author: Michael Rose
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439610134
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Taken from the Atlanta History Centers visual arts collection, the images in this volume tell the story of the city as it was up to and during the Civil War.

The Inman Family

Author: Tammy Galloway
Publisher: Mercer University Press
ISBN: 9780865547551
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Descendants of Abednego Inman (1752-1831) and Mary Ritchie (1757-1836). They married in about 1777 and had eleven children. Concentrates on the history of the family in post-Civil War Georgia.