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Robert Moses

Government (18-Dec-1888 — 29-Jul-1981)


Hilary Ballon; Kenneth T Jackson. Robert Moses and the Modern City: The Transformation of New York. W. W. Norton & Co.. 2007. 336pp.

Robert Caro. The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1974. 1246pp.

Cleveland Rodgers. Robert Moses: Builder for Democracy. Holt. 1952. 356pp.

Joel Schwartz. The New York Approach: Robert Moses, Urban Liberals, and Redevelopment of the Inner City. Ohio State University Press. 1992. 375pp.


  1. Rehabilitating Robert Moses
    by Robin Pogrebin. The New York Times, 23-Jan-2007.


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  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.807)

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.497)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1046)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.746)

  10. Who's Who in World Jewry 1965 (p.683)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.519)

  12. International Who's Who 1960 (p.665)

  13. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.181)

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