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The Nature of Place

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The book is about a search for good places authentic ones and wondering about the disappearance of others. While visiting sixteen unique spots around the world, Friedman wondered what made strolling through, sitting in, dining at, or simply being there memorable. He reflected on the design of markets when he stumbled onto one at the crack of dawn in Dalian, China. He ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published November 2nd 2011 by Princeton Architectural Press
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Mike Zellers
Feb 19, 2013 Mike Zellers rated it really liked it
a very good, pleasant easy read. seems like listening to a very interesting and engaging person tell some stories and reflecting upon experiences and the world. Actually wish it was longer
Tan Ling
Feb 23, 2016 Tan Ling rated it really liked it
For those who are interested in the notion of place-character, this book should be in your reading list. I am giving this book 4 out of 5 stars as I still have 30 pages left to read.
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