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The American city : what works, what doesn't

Author: Alexander Garvin
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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"Now in full color! The third edition of THE standard reference work on urban planning and design features new projects and the latest developments in the industry"--
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Garvin
ISBN: 9780071801621 0071801626
OCLC Number: 858672927
Description: xvi, 622 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Ch. 1 A Realistic Approach to City and Suburban Planning ; Ch. 2. Ingredients of Success ; Ch. 3. Parks, Playgrounds, and Open Space ; Ch. 4. Retail Shopping ; Ch. 5. Palaces for the People ; Ch. 6. Retrofitting the City for a Modern Commercial Economy ; Ch. 7. The Life and Death of the City of Tomorrow ; Ch. 8. Downtown Management ; Ch. 9. Increasing the Housing Supply ; Ch. 10. Reducing Housing Costs ; Ch. 11. Housing Rehabilitation ; Ch. 12. Clearing the Slums ; Ch. 13. Revitalizing Neighborhoods ; Ch. 14. Residential Suburbs ; Ch. 15. New-Towns-in-Town ; Ch. 16. New-Towns-in-the-Country ; Ch. 17. Land Use Regulation ; Ch. 18. Preserving the Past ; Ch. 19. Comprehensive Planning ; Index.
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