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SUBURBAN avo Jor Se NATION [Anpnes DUANY, ELIZABETH PLATER-ZYBERK, ‘Tue Rise or Sprawe AND THE Dectine oF THE Amenican DREAM Sunes Ptr jhe, Ee id pe To oun panenrs 1 WHAT IS SPRAWL, AND WHY? Teo wars To caow; rie Five couPonents OF sent Thee wl be prt ofthe county sal ne 30 mls fm ny afce in one deci, under sp tee my secur wl nee ‘ies ay itt thet ecto, nde note pte oe Westll sh wean neo, ‘Westall ueop es, eet sacs gar cn cand ua All hich ough ora meet peat del of ak Lr Consustee. Tur Raoranr Cry (97) This book is a study of two dfeent modes of uchin growth: the ‘taditional neighborhood and suburban sprawl They ate pla per sites in appearance, function, and character: they look eiffero ‘hey ac ifferenty ad they llc usin diferent waye The tational oeighborhood was the fundamental form of European setlement on tis cominent through the Second Word War, rom St. Augustine o Seattle, I continues tobe the dominant