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 about this item
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.
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.
I M Pei

I M Pei

by Carter Wiseman

The Image Of the City

The Image Of the City

by Kevin Lynch

Erich Mendelsohn

Erich Mendelsohn

by Regina Stephan

City

City

by Eliel Saarinen

God's Own Junkyard

God's Own Junkyard

by Peter Blake

Effluent America

Effluent America

by Martin V Melosi

The Elusive City

The Elusive City

by Jonathan Barnett

Architectural Ornament

Architectural Ornament

by Brent C Brolin

Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright

by Frank Lloyd; Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks Wright

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Design and Cultural Politics In Postwar Britain

by Patrick J and Woodham, Jonathan M Maguire

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East European Modernism

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

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The Old City Of Acre

by Alex Kesten

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The Heart Of the City

by J and J L Sert, E N Rogers Tyrwhitt

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Rites Of Way

by Alan Lupo

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The Spaces Between Buildings

by Larry R ; Trachte, Judith A Ford

Urban Studies Books & Ephemera

Representation Of Places

Representation Of Places

by Bosselmann, Peter

Ando Architect

Ando Architect

by Matsuba, Kazukiyo

Venetian Villas

Venetian Villas

by Muraro, Michelangelo