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A country of cities : a manifesto for an urban America

Author: Vishaan Chakrabarti
Publisher: New York : Metropolis Books, 2013.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vishaan Chakrabarti
ISBN: 9781935202172 1935202170
OCLC Number: 829099107
Description: 251 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / Norman Foster --
Acknowledgments --
A Country of Countries: Of Highways, Houses, and Hedges --
Why Cities are Good --
1. Cities, Prosperity, and Globalization --
2. Cities, Sustainability, and Resilience --
3. Cities, Health, and Joy --
How to Build Good Cities --
4. Building Hyperdensity and Civic Delight --
5. Building an Infrastructure of Opportunity --
6. Building the Equitable City --
A Country of Cities: Of Trains, Towers, and Trees --
A Country of Cities: The Manifesto --
Author's Note --
Notes and Illustration Sources --
Index.
Responsibility: Vishaan Chakrabarti ; foreword by Norman Foster ; illustrations by SHoP Architects.

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