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City unseen. New visions of an urban planet.

Author: Karen C Seto; Meredith Reba; Kathryn D Sullivan
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seeing cities around the globe in their larger environmental contexts, we begin to understand how the world shapes urban landscapes and how urban landscapes shape the world. Authors Karen Seto and Meredith Reba provide these revealing views to enhance readers' understanding of the shape, growth, and life of urban settlements of all sizes--from the remote town of Namche Bazaar in Nepal to the vast metropolitan  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen C Seto; Meredith Reba; Kathryn D Sullivan
ISBN: 9780300221695 030022169X
OCLC Number: 1051736865
Description: 268 pages
Responsibility: Karen C. Seto; Meredith Reba; Kathryn D. Sullivan.

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Stunning satellite images of one hundred cities show our urbanizing planet in a new light to reveal the fragile relationship between humanity and Earth  Read more...

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"[A] beautiful new book [. . .] City Unseen, is based on the striking geometries and bold colors of satellite images and tells about our urban world as it is seen from space"- Roman Cybriwsky, Read more...

 
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