Wrestling with Moses: How Jane Jacobs Took On New York's Master Builder and Transformed the American City

Wrestling with Moses: How Jane Jacobs Took On New York's Master Builder and Transformed the American City

by Anthony Flint Author

A David and Goliath story of how Jane Jacobs took on Robert Moses in a struggle to resist gentrification in Greenwich Village. What started as a local battle quickly had national ramifications on how we perceive how cities should function.