Arrival city : how the largest migration in history is reshaping our world / Doug Saunders.
Author: Saunders, Doug.
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2012.
ISBN: 9780307388568 (pbk.)
Description: 366 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
Subject: Rural-urban migration.
Cities and towns Growth.
Immigrants Social conditions.
Contents: On the edge of the city -- Outside in : the lives of the new city -- Arriving at the top of the pyramid -- The urbanization of the village -- The first great migration: how the West arrived -- The death and life of a great arrival city -- When the margins explode -- The new city confronts the Old World -- Arrival's end : mud floor to the middle class -- Arriving in style.