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Author Fogelson, Robert M.

Title The great rent wars : New York, 1917-1929 / Robert M. Fogelson.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2013]


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Description 1 online resource (522 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
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online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The post-war housing shortage -- Between a rock and a hard place -- A weighty decision -- The great rent strikes -- The mayor's committee on rent profiteering -- Enter the state legislature -- The April laws -- The September laws -- The battle in the state courts -- The fight in the federal courts -- A question of coverage -- A reasonable rent -- The four exceptions -- Landlords and tenants in New York and Albany -- The extension of rent control -- The expiration of rent control -- Epilogue.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Price regulation -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Rent control -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Fogelson, Robert M. Great rent wars. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2013] viii, 522 pages : illustrations 9780300191721 (OCoLC)824608942 (DLC) 2012048964
ISBN 9780300205589 (e-book)
9780300191721 (alk. paper)

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