Street smart : a fifty-year mistake set right and the great urban revival (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Street smart : a fifty-year mistake set right and the great urban revival

Author: Samuel I Schwartz; William Rosen
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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"With wit and sharp insight, former Traffic Commissioner of New York City, Sam Schwartz a.k.a. "Gridlock Sam," one of the most respected transportation engineers in the world and consummate insider in NYC political circles, uncovers how American cities became so beholden to cars and why the current shift away from that trend will forever alter America's urban landscapes, marking nothing short of a revolution in how
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel I Schwartz; William Rosen
ISBN: 9781610395649 1610395646
OCLC Number: 1061817560
Description: 1 volume ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Samuel I. Schwartz with William Rosen.

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A leading transportation expert and former NY Traffic Commissioner explores how cars have shaped American cities, explains why more Americans are relying less on driving, and details exactly how our  Read more...

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"Street Smart doesn't read as if you were stuck on the Cross-Bronx Expressway ('the most congested corridor in the entire country,' [Scwartz] writes). Rather, it's mostly accessible, discerning and Read more...

 
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