Urban Planning


Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide to the Hidden World of Everyday Design
The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power
Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World
Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, Its Chaotic Founding, Its Apocalyptic Weather, Its Purloined Basketball Team, and the Dream of Becoming a World-class Metropolis
High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing
The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World
Golden Gates: Fighting for Housing in America
Metropolis: A History of the City, Humankind's Greatest Invention
The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States
Right of Way: Race, Class, and the Silent Epidemic of Pedestrian Deaths in America
Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America
Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice and London
This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live
The Death and Life of Great American Cities
Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time
Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design
The Image of the City
Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier and Happier
The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America's Man-Made Landscape
Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream
A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York
Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution
The High Cost of Free Parking
Cities for People
The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects
Green Metropolis: What the City Can Teach the Country About True Sustainability

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Jane Jacobs
...frequent streets and short blocks are valuable because of the fabric of intricate cross-use that they permit among the users of a city neighbouhood.
Jane Jacobs, The Death and Life of Great American Cities

Sustainability is now a big baggy sack in which people throw all kinds of old ideas, hot air and dodgy activities in order to be able to greenwash their products and feel good.
Kevin McCloud, Kevin McCloud's 43 Principles of Home: Enjoying Life in the 21st Century.

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