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By Mark Clapson

ISBN-10: 0714655244

ISBN-13: 9780714655246

ISBN-10: 0714684171

ISBN-13: 9780714684178

validated in 1967, Milton Keynes is England's greatest new urban and one of many fastest-growing city parts within the united kingdom. it's also a suburban urban, certainly beloved and favored by means of so much of its citizens.
For many purposes, despite the fact that, Milton Keynes is misunderstood, and its necessary contemporary classes are ordinarily overlooked in debates approximately nationwide city coverage. This ebook discusses the preferred and highbrow prejudices that experience distorted understandings of the hot urban. A urban is not anything with no its humans, after all, so Mark Clapson seems at who has moved to Milton Keynes, and discusses their reviews of settling in. He additionally confronts the typical delusion of the hot city's soullessness with an account of group and organization that emphasizes the power of social interplay there.

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