Never Built New York

Author: Greg Goldin
Publisher: Metropolis Books
ISBN: 9781938922756
Size: 38.69 MB
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The ambitious schemes gathered here tell the story of a different skyline and a different sidewalk alike.

Never Built Los Angeles

Author: Greg Goldin
ISBN: 9781935202967
Size: 41.85 MB
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A treasure trove of buildings, master plans, parks, follies and mass-transit proposals that only saw the drawing board, the book asks: why is Los Angeles a mecca for great architects, yet so lacking in urban innovation?

The Routes Not Taken

Author: Joseph B. Raskin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0823267407
Size: 65.87 MB
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A history of unrealized plans to expand New York City's rapid transit and commuter rail systems.

Moshe Safdie Two

Author: Moshe Safdie
Publisher: Images Publishing
ISBN: 1864701633
Size: 56.35 MB
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Moshe Safdie: Volume Two features an essay by Safdie presenting his tho

Nonstop Metropolis

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520285956
Size: 63.39 MB
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" -- Publisher's description. “I am thrilled to have another book-object in this series, as I devoured the San Francisco volume when I was there, and the New Orleans one likewise. Now finally here is one about the town where I live.

The Power Broker

Author: Robert A. Caro
Publisher: Bodley Head Childrens
ISBN: 9781847923653
Size: 43.79 MB
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The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro is a riveting and timeless account of power, politics and the city of New York by 'the greatest political biographer of our times' (Sunday Times) - chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 Best Non ...

Delirious New York

Author: Rem Koolhaas
Publisher: The Monacelli Press, LLC
ISBN: 1580934102
Size: 25.86 MB
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Delirious New York is also packed with intriguing and fun facts and illustrated with witty watercolors and quirky archival drawings, photographs, postcards, and maps.

I Never Knew That About New York

Author: Christopher Winn
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446489329
Size: 21.65 MB
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In I Never Knew That About New York Christopher Winn digs beneath the gleaming towers and mean streets of New York and discovers its secrets and its hidden treasures.

Lost New York

Author: Marcia Reiss
Publisher: Pavilion Books
ISBN: 1909815233
Size: 56.79 MB
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Filled with intriguing photographs on every page, the book illustrates both the citys distant and recent past, from the mid-nineteenth century through the first decade of the twenty-first.


Author: Duncan Clark
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062413422
Size: 48.29 MB
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Advance Praise For Alibaba “Anybody who thinks the Chinese just copy or steal technology from the West should read this book and think again.