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Life between buildings : using public space

Author: Jan Gehl
Publisher: Washington, DC : Island Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book will have a lasting influence on the future quality of public open spaces. By helping us better understand the larger public life of cities, Life between Buildings can only move us toward more lively and healthy public places. Buy this book, find a comfortable place to sit in a public park or plaza, begin reading, look around. You will be surprised at how you will start to see (and design) the world  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Electronic book
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gehl, Jan, 1936-
Life between buildings.
Washington, DC : Island Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010042702
(OCoLC)663950389
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Gehl
ISBN: 9781610910231 1610910230
OCLC Number: 794669924
Language Note: Translated from the Danish.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (207 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: "Sixth English language version" --
P. 7.
Other Titles: Livet mellem husene.
Responsibility: Jan Gehl ; translated by Jo Koch.

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Published in 1971, this book was very much a protest against the functionalistic principles for planning cities and residential areas that prevailed during that period. It appeals to you with a basic  Read more...

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