Cities

See also urban fantasy.

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me
The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone
The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World
A Burglar's Guide to the City
City of Lies: Love, Sex, Death, and the Search for Truth in Tehran
The Way Home in the Night
This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live
Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice and London
The New Urban Crisis: How Our Cities Are Increasing Inequality, Deepening Segregation, and Failing the Middle Class—and What We Can Do About It
Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution
Dream Cities: Seven Urban Ideas That Shape the World
Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood
Noisy Night
Amsterdam: A History of the World's Most Liberal City
The Death and Life of Great American Cities
Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier and Happier
Invisible Cities
Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York
Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time
The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects
The Works: Anatomy of a City
London: The Biography
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
The City & the City
Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America's Man-Made Landscape
Daddy's Hobby by Owen  JonesBangkok 8 by John BurdettEveryone Burns by John DolanLetters from Thailand by BotanBurning Moon by Jo Watson
Terrific Thailand
50 books — 25 voters
Happy City by Charles MontgomeryAcupuntura Urbana by Jaime LernerUrban Renewal, Municipal Revitalization by Hugh SchwartzAgainst the smart city by Adam GreenfieldEnd of the Road by Wolfgang Zuckermann
URBS
8 books — 2 voters

The Orphan Conspiracies by James MorcanThe Internet Police by Nate AndersonRewire by Ethan ZuckermanSmart Cities by Anthony M. TownsendBig Data by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger
Government and Technology
37 books — 12 voters
Cities for People by Jan GehlGroundswell by Peter ReedRadical Cities by Justin McGuirkThinking Architecture by Peter ZumthorHousing a divided community by C.E.B. Brett
Urban/Urban Landscape
17 books — 6 voters



Dejan Stojanovic
To hear never-heard sounds, To see never-seen colors and shapes, To try to understand the imperceptible Power pervading the world; To fly and find pure ethereal substances That are not of matter But of that invisible soul pervading reality. To hear another soul and to whisper to another soul; To be a lantern in the darkness Or an umbrella in a stormy day; To feel much more than know. To be the eyes of an eagle, slope of a mountain; To be a wave understanding the influence of the moon; To be a tr ...more
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Terry Pratchett
The city's full of people who you just see around.
Terry Pratchett, Men at Arms

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