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The city in mind : meditations on the urban condition

Author: James Howard Kunstler
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2003, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Free Press trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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From the acclaimed author of "Geography of Nowhere" comes a landmark work on urban life in the western world, with fascinating reflection on cities from Atlanta to Berlin to Las Vegas. Illustrations.

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Genre/Form: Case studies
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Howard Kunstler
ISBN: 0684845911 9780684845913
OCLC Number: 57304016
Description: xiii, 273 ; 22 cm
Contents: Paris : the achievements of Napoleon III and Georges Eugène Haussman --
Atlanta : does Edge City have a future? --
Mexico City : the end of the world and other cataclysms --
Berlin : the paradoxes of history --
Las Vegas : utopia of clowns --
Rome : in search of the classical --
Boston : overcoming history and modernism --
London : landscape as the cure for cities.
Responsibility: James Howard Kunstler.
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