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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
The Power Broker

The Power Broker

by Robert A Caro

Robert Caro’s monumental book makes public what few outsiders knew: that Robert Moses was the single most powerful man of his time in the City and in the State of New York. And in telling the Moses story, Caro both opens up to an unprecedented degree the way in which politics really happens—the way things really get done in America’s City Halls and Statehouses—and brings to light a bonanza of vital information about such national figures as Alfred E. Smith and Franklin D. Roosevelt (and the... Read more about this item
The Power Broker

The Power Broker

by Robert a Caro

The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York is a Pulitzer Prize-winning 1974 biography of Robert Moses, "New York City's Master Builder", by Robert Caro. In the years since its publication, and especially since Moses's death in 1981, it has been central to discussion of Moses and the history of 20th-century New York.
Cities and The Wealth Of Nations

Cities and The Wealth Of Nations

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.
Shaping the City

Shaping the City

by Gregory F Gilmartin

The New Urbanism

The New Urbanism

by Peter Katz

Erich Mendelsohn

Erich Mendelsohn

by Regina Stephan

City

City

by William H Whyte

I M Pei

I M Pei

by Carter Wiseman

The Power Broker

The Power Broker

by Robert Caro

Cities Of Tomorrow

Cities Of Tomorrow

by Peter Hall

Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright

by Frank Lloyd; Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks Wright

Architectural Ornament

Architectural Ornament

by Brent C Brolin

Plan For New York City 1969

Plan For New York City 1969

by New York City Planning Commission

Site Planning

Site Planning

by Kevin Lynch

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Cities Of Tomorrow

by Peter; Hall, Peter Geoffrey Hall

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Venturi Scott Brown & Assocaites

by Venturi Scott Brown

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Life For Dead Spaces

by Charles and Wolf Von Eckardt Goodman

Urban Planning Books & Ephemera

Preserving the World\'s Great Cities

Preserving the World's Great Cities

by Anthony M Tung

ANTHONY M. TUNG has been a New York City Landmarks Preservation Commissioner, a member of the Board of Trustees of Cooper Union, and a lecturer on architecture at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He lives in New York City.
The Visions Of Ron Herron

The Visions Of Ron Herron

by Banham, Reyner

Rob Krier

Rob Krier

by Krier, Rob

Representation Of Places

Representation Of Places

by Bosselmann, Peter