Imaginary Cities

Author: Darran Anderson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022647030X
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How can we understand the infinite variety of cities? Darran Anderson seems to exhaust all possibilities in this work of creative nonfiction.

Imaginary Cities

Author: Darran Anderson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022647044X
Size: 62.79 MB
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It is as if the city itself, its inescapable gritty reality and elbow-to-elbow nature, demands we call into being some alternative, yearned-for better place. This book is about those cities.

Imaginary Cities

Author: Darran Anderson
ISBN: 9780992765590
Size: 12.11 MB
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A work of creative nonfiction, the book roams through space, time and possibility, mapping cities of sound, melancholia and the afterlife, where time runs backwards or which float among the clouds.

Invisible Cities

Author: Italo Calvino
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054413320X
Size: 55.86 MB
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. . The book I would choose as pillow and plate, alone on a desert island.” — Jeanette Winterson

Dream Cities

Author: Wade Graham
Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited
ISBN: 1445659743
Size: 70.42 MB
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The ideas that became the blueprints for the world we live in.

Dream Cities

Author: Rosie Goodwin
Publisher: Hamlyn
ISBN: 9780600632108
Size: 55.37 MB
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Choose your colours, unleash your creativity and lose yourself in a wonderful coloured universe. As you focus on colouring in and forget the stresses of everyday life, you'll find calm returning.

Real Cities

Author: Steve Pile
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1847871542
Size: 50.31 MB
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'...this is a book with an interesting thesis, and a welcome contribution to the literature.

Where We Want To Live

Author: Ryan Gravel
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466890533
Size: 37.76 MB
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Similar projects are in the works around the country, from the Los Angeles River Revitalization and the Buffalo Bayou in Houston to the Midtown Greenway in Minneapolis and the Underline in Miami.

Paris Dreams Paris Memories

Author: Charles Rearick
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804777519
Size: 25.17 MB
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Paris Dreams, Paris Memories shows that in myriad forms—buildings, monuments, festivities, and artistic portrayals—contemporary Paris gives new life to visions of the city long etched in Parisian imaginations.

Exquisite Corpse

Author: Michael Sorkin
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9780860913238
Size: 74.89 MB
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Sorkin's interventions range from the development scandals of New York where 'skyscrapers stand at the intersection between grid and greed', through the deconstructivist architectural culture of Los Angeles, to the work and ideas of ...