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How to Live in the City
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Edward Hollis; The School of Life;...
 
A handbook for mastering the art of living in a city.
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The Power Broker: Robert Moses and ...
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Robert A. Caro
 
Tells the story of Robert Moses, the single most powerful man in New York for almost half a century and the greatest builder America (and probably the world) has ever...
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Night Walking: A Nocturnal History of...
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Matthew Beaumont; Self Will
 
A captivating literary portrait of the writers who explore the city at night, and the people they met
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Triumph of the City: How Urban Spaces...
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Edward Glaeser
 
A compellingly readable, critically acclaimed, agenda-setting account of how and why cities function as they do and why so many of us choose to live in them
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Nairn's Towns
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Ian Nairn; Owen Hatherley
 
Sixteen short essays on places as varied as Glasgow and Norwich, Llanidloes and Sheffield, by the finest English Architectural writer of the Twentieth Century.
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City: A Guidebook for the Urban Age
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P. D. Smith
 
This remarkable history of urban culture worldwide, from the first city builders 7000 years ago, to today's sprawling megacities, using the form of a popular guidebook to get to the...
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Cities Are Good for You: The Genius ...
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Leo Hollis
 
The 21st century will be the age of the city. Already over 50% of the world population live in urban centres and over the coming decades this percentage will increase....
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London: The Biography
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Peter Ackroyd
Describes London from the time of the Druids to the beginning of the twenty-first century, noting magnificence in both epochs. This title includes chapters on the history of silence and...
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Humans of New York
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Brandon Stanton
 
In the summer of 2010, the author set out on an ambitious project: to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City. The result of these efforts was "Humans...
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Happy City: Transforming Our Lives...
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Charles Montgomery
 
Tells the story of how the solutions to this century's problems lie in unlocking the secrets to great city living. Drawing on the lessons from their stories, from brain science...
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life,...
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Katherine Boo
 
A landmark debut from a Pulitzer-winning New Yorker journalist: if Dickens were alive today, this is the book he might write about India.
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Empowering Climate-Change Strategies...
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John Raymaker; Ijaz Durrani
This book addresses the climate change crisis through scientific, historical, and spiritual lenses. Using Bernard Lonergan's functional specialization method, ...
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Rebel Cities: From the Right to the...
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David Harvey
 
Rousing manifesto on the city and the commons from the acclaimed theorist
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Estates: An Intimate History
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Lynsey Hanley
 
New edition of Lynsey Hanley's ground-breaking Estates, with a new introduction from the author.
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The New Science of Cities
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Michael Batty
In The New Science of Cities, Michael Batty suggests that to understand cities we must view them not simply as places in space but as systems of networks and flows...
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Restless Cities
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Matthew Beaumont; Gregory Dart
The metropolis is a site of endless making and unmaking. From the attempt to imagine a city-symphony to the cinematic tradition that runs from Walter Ruttmann to Terence Davies, this...
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