by James Rouse and Joshua Olsen
Hardcover, 442 pages, Paul & Co Pub Consortium, List Price: $34.95 | purchase
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November 29, 2004 Author Joshua Olsen talks about Better Places, Better Lives. It's a biography of James Rouse, the renowned city planner behind the shopping mall. Rouse planned Columbia, Md., one of the best-planned communities in America, but some of his other ideas for saving America's cities and controlling urban sprawl didn't meet his expectations.
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