We Live in a Motorized Civilization: Robert Moses Replies to Robert Caro

@article{Boeing2017WeLI,
  title={We Live in a Motorized Civilization: Robert Moses Replies to Robert Caro},
  author={Geoff Boeing},
  journal={Political Economy - Development: Domestic Development Strategies eJournal},
  year={2017}
}
  • Geoff Boeing
  • Published 16 March 2017
  • Economics, History
  • Political Economy - Development: Domestic Development Strategies eJournal
In 1974, Robert Caro published The Power Broker, a critical biography of Robert Moses’s dictatorial tenure as the “master builder” of mid-century New York. Moses transformed the urban fabric and transportation system of New York in a profound way, producing the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel, the Verrazano Narrows Bridge, the Westside Highway, the Cross-Bronx Expressway, the Lincoln Center, the UN headquarters, Shea Stadium, Jones Beach State Park and many other projects. However, The Power Broker did… Expand
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