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A country of cities

Vishaan Chakrabarti

A country of cities

a manifesto for an urban America

by Vishaan Chakrabarti

  • 301 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social aspects,
  • City planning,
  • Cities and towns,
  • Growth,
  • Sustainable development

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementVishaan Chakrabarti ; foreword by Norman Foster ; illustrations by SHoP Architects
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT384.U5 C42 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination251 pages
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27148386M
    ISBN 101935202170
    ISBN 109781935202172
    LC Control Number2013008640
    OCLC/WorldCa829099107

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