Urban Studies

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The Death and Life Of Great American Cities

The Death and Life Of Great American Cities

by Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs was born on May 4, 1916, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Her father was a physician and her mother taught school and worked as a nurse. After high school and a year spent as a reporter on the Scranton Tribune, Jacobs went to New York, where she found a succession of jobs as a stenographer and wrote free-lance articles about the city's many working districts, which fascinated her. In 1952, after a number of writing and editing jobs ranging in subject matter from metallurgy to a geography of the... Read more
City Of Quartz

City Of Quartz

by Mike Davis

Mike Davis is the author of several books including Planet of Slums, City of Quartz, Ecology of Fear, Late Victorian Holocausts, and Magical Urbanism. He was recently awarded a MacArthur Fellowship. He lives in Papa’aloa, Hawaii.
City In History, The

City In History, The

by Lewis Mumford

The city’s development from ancient times to the modern age. Winner of the National Book Award. “One of the major works of scholarship of the twentieth century” (Christian Science Monitor). Index; illustrations.
The Economy Of Cities

The Economy Of Cities

by Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs was the legendary author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities, a work that has never gone out of print and that has transformed the disciplines of urban planning and city architecture. Her other major works include The Economy of Cities, Systems of Survival, The Nature of Economies and Dark Age Ahead. She died in 2006.
The Urban Experience

The Urban Experience

by David Harvey

Abridged version of: The urbanization of capital and Consciousness and the urban experience. 1985.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [279]-285.
A Reader In Planning Theory

A Reader In Planning Theory

by Andreas Faludi

Images Of the American City

Images Of the American City

by Anselm L Strauss

Streetwise

Streetwise

by Elijah Anderson

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

Freeing Your Mind From Memories That Bind

Freeing Your Mind From Memories That Bind

by Fred; Littauer, Florence Littauer

The City

The City

by Max Weber

The Image Of the City

The Image Of the City

by Kevin Lynch

Shadow Cities

Shadow Cities

by Robert Neuwirth

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Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

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Design and Cultural Politics In Postwar Britain

by Patrick J and Woodham, Jonathan M Maguire

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Wheel Estate

by Allan D Wallis

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The Elusive City

by Jonathan Barnett

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Kingsport Tennessee

by Margaret Wolfe

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Venturi Scott Brown & Assocaites

by Venturi Scott Brown

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History Of Urban Form

by A E J Morris

Urban Studies Books & Ephemera

Representation Of Places

Representation Of Places

by Bosselmann, Peter

Architectural Ornament

Architectural Ornament

by Brolin, Brent C

I M Pei

I M Pei

by Wiseman, Carter

American Land Planning Law

American Land Planning Law

by Williams, Norman, Jr

Venetian Villas

Venetian Villas

by Muraro, Michelangelo

East European Modernism

East European Modernism

by Lesnikowski, Wojciech; Slapeta, Vladimir; Bonta, Janos; MacSai, John; Czerner, Olgierd

Erich Mendelsohn

Erich Mendelsohn

by Stephan, Regina