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Encyclopedia of American Urban History

Encyclopedia of American Urban History
Signed entries on topics and individuals connected to American urban history, ranging from The City in Literature, Country Clubs, Industrial Suburbs, Jazz, Lesbian Culture in Cities, and Nickelodeones, to Urban Humor. Thousand Oaks, Sage Publications, 2007. 2 volumes.

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Encyclopedia of Urban America: The Cities and Suburbs. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1998. 2 vols.
Signed entries with brief bibliographies relating to "specific urban phenomena, people, places, and events." Primarily topical essays; some entries for individual cities.  Available?
Urban America: A Historical Bibliography. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1983.
Classified bibliography with abstracts of articles concerned with the development of, and life in, American cities through the 1970s. Available?
Encyclopedia of Urban Studies
Ray Hutchison, editor. Thousand Oaks, Calif., Sate Publications, 2010. 2 vol.
Some 325 entries on issues (crime, housing, gentrification, homelessness, homeownership, etc.), themes, theories, individuals, and cities. Interdisciplinary and international in scope. Entries include useful brief bibliographies. Rutgers-restricted Access
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture
Tom and Sara Pendergast, editors. Detroit, MI, St. James Press, 2000. 5 vols.
2700 signed entries with bibliographies on all aspects of 20th century U.S. popular culture. Rutgers-restricted Access
Encyclopedia of Hip Hop Literature
Tarshia L. Stanley, editor. Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press, 2009. Available?
Encyclopedia of Film Noir
Geoff Mayer and Brian Mcdonnell. Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press, 2007. Available? Table of Contents

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