Saw this on the newsstand and found it on line.
The table of contents has what appears to be some potentially interesting articles:
Cities and Their Consequences
by William H. Mcneill
The rise of cities shaped Western history. Now it may be reshaping the world.
Schlock and Awe
by Paul Knox
A short history of Suburbia, its discontents and its ironies.
We Will Bury Them!
by Stephen Connors
Most American towns put hideous power lines up in the air, where they are predictably battered by storms. Why?
Little Start-up On The Prairie
by Joel Kotkin
Technological change and small-town nostalgia are combining to revive America's Heartland.
You have to subscribe to read the articles on line.
Guess it is back to the book store to buy a copy.