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Smarter Growth
Activism and Environmental Policy in Metropolitan Washington

John H. Spiers

Jun 2018 | 288 pages | Cloth $59.95
Public Policy
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Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations

Introduction
Chapter 1. A River Revived
Chapter 2. Where Have All the Forests Gone?
Chapter 3. Desperate for Growth
Chapter 4. The Road to Sprawl
Chapter 5. A Master Plan for Agriculture
Chapter 6. Saving Farms from Development
Conclusion

Notes
Selected Sources
Index
Acknowledgments