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The Politics of Historic Districts: A Primer for Grassroots Preservation

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The worst thing in politics is to be right and to lose. This how-to guide will give citizens who are fighting to designate a local historic district the political know-how to win the support of fellow residents and city hall. Everything is here: learning to think politically, mastering the political process; planning and strategy; campaign organizing and leadership; framin ...more
Paperback, 267 pages
Published September 15th 2006 by Altamira Press
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Can't wait to read this one as the author, Schmickle, chairs the Historic Preservation Commission in Annapolis, MD, where I worked for years. Score one for my university library for having it!
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Bill Schmickle currently chairs the Annapolis Historic Preservation Commission and was a cofounder of the Oak Ridge, North Carolina, Historic District. A former professor of political science, he now writes and consults on preservation issues.
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