The Strange Career of Mussolini's Legacy in Rome
by Max Page
About the Book
Max received his education at Yale University (BA, magna cum laude in History, 1988) and from the University of Pennsylvania (PhD, 1995). He is the author and editor of eight books: The Creative Destruction of Manhattan, 1900-1940, which won the Spiro Kostof Award of the Society of Architectural Historians, for the best book on architecture and urbanism; The City’s End: Two Centuries of Fantasies, Fears, and Premonitions of New York’s Destruction; Building the Nation: Americans Write About Their Architecture, Their Cities, and Their Environment; Giving Preservation a History: Histories of Historic Preservation in the United States; The Future of Higher Education; Reconsidering Jane Jacobs; The Campus Guide to the University of Massachusetts; and Memories of Buenos Aires: Signs of State Terrorism in Argentina. He is a recipient of fellowships from the Howard Foundation, Fulbright Commission, and Guggenheim Foundation. This past year he was a Rome Prize recipient.