In his social history of Boston's inner suburbs, Sam Warner reminded his readers that "[t]he world is full of Roxburys and Dorchesters; places statesmen never visited. towns and counties upon whose fate no intellectual movement or nation has as yet depended.
Dameron, Charles S., "A Walk Through West Haven: Land Use Coordination, Homeownership, and the Origins of Zoning in an American Suburb" (2014). Student Legal History Papers. Paper 30.