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it was amazing
bookshelves: politics, gentrification, own-it

Excellent. Essentially a marxist analysis of the housing and construction industries, but a modern one. Includes an erudite chapter on Soviet Russia and why it wasn't really communism but was in fact just another form of state capitalism.

In addition to the smart writing, the graphics are brilliant. Some of them I feel like blowing up into poster size and wheatpasting around town.

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Reading Progress

September 5, 2014 – Shelved
September 5, 2014 – Shelved as: to-read
September 5, 2014 – Shelved as: politics
September 5, 2014 – Shelved as: gentrification
December 31, 2014 – Started Reading
December 31, 2014 – Shelved as: own-it
February 10, 2015 – Finished Reading

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