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Part 1 of The City Reader covers the same time period.

Fredrich Engels article "The Great Towns" written in 1845 describes the living conditions of the working class in Manchester, England.

Sam Bass Warner's article "Evolution and Transformation: The American Industrial Metropolis, 1840-1940" gives a great summary of the forces that helped shape American cities.

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