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The Future City on the Inland Sea: A History of Imaginative Geographies of Lake Superior

The Future City on the Inland Sea: A History of Imaginative Geographies of Lake Superior

$44.95

Olmanson, Eric D.

Cl. Athens, 2006

Book ID: 71957

Throughout the 19th century, the southern shores of Lake Superior held great promise for developers imagining the next great metropolis. This book describes the attempts of explorers under government, commercial, or scientific sponsorship to project their imaginative visions on a regime where the future did not come about as planned.

276 pp., b&w illus.