Greater New Jersey: Living in the Shadow of Gotham
Dennis E. Gale
208 pages | 5 1/2 x 9 | 32 illus.
Cloth 2006 | ISBN 0-8122-3954-7 | $39.95 | £26.00
A volume in the Metropolitan Portraits series
Argues that northern New Jersey is undergoing a gradual transformation to become symbolic of a new kind of suburban area, one that borrows culture, image, and economy from a metropolis but also maintains the day-to-day living patterns of heartland America in the face of rapid social change.