By David Walbert
It is the strain among rural culture, growth, and urbanization that lies on the center of Garden Spot. David Walbert examines how 20th century American tradition has come to outline and enjoy rurality, and the way development and monetary enlargement can co-exist with maintenance of the conventional methods of existence within the quarter. Will small farms fail in a tradition that has more and more come to worth productiveness over caliber of lifestyles? What effect will additional improvement have on conserving this region's personality? Can rurality and development co-exist within the twenty first century?
A vibrant portrayal of the land and other people, citizens and outsiders alike, Garden Spot narrates the background of this quarter and considers the demanding situations Lancaster County and its humans face as a way to safeguard their particular place.
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Garden Spot: Lancaster County, the Old Order Amish, and the Selling of Rural America by David Walbert