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  • Incomplete Streets
    Incomplete Streets (English, Paperback) Stephen Zavestoski

    The ?Complete Streets' concept and movement in urban planning and policy has been hailed by many as a revolution that aims to challenge the auto-normative paradigm by reversing the broader effects of an urban form shaped by the logic of keeping automobiles moving. By enabling safe access for all users, Complete Streets promise to make cities more walkable and livable and at the same time more...

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  • Housing Sustainability in Low Carbon Cities
    Housing Sustainability in Low Carbon Cities (English, Paperback) Ralph Horne

    Housing affordability, urban development and climate change responses are great challenges that are intertwined, yet the conceptual and policy links between them remain under-developed....

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  • Just Green Enough
    Just Green Enough (English, Paperback) Winifred Curran

    While global urban development increasingly takes on the mantle of sustainability and "green urbanism," both the ecological and equity impacts of these developments are often overlooked. One result is what has been called environmental gentrification, a process in which environmental improvements lead to increased property values and the displacement of long-term residents. The specter of...

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  • Perth
    Perth (English, Hardback) David Whish-Wilson

    David Whish-Wilson's Perth is a place of surprising beauty, of sand-swept peace and brilliant light, yet a place where the deeper historical currents are never too far beneath the surface. Like the Swan River that flows in two directions at once at certain times, with the fresh water flowing seawards above the salty water flowing in beneath it, Perth strikes perfect harmony with the city's...

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  • Lost Cities of North & Central America
    Lost Cities of North & Central America (English, Paperback) David Hatcher Childress

    Rogue adventurer and maverick archaeologist Childress takes the reader on unforgettable journeys in search of lost cities and ancient mysteries. Join him as he crosses deserts, mountains, and jungles in search of legendary cities, vast gold treasure, jungle pyramids, ancient seafarers, living dinosaurs, and solutions to the fantastic mysteries of the past.

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  • Lost Cities of China, Central Asia and India
    Lost Cities of China, Central Asia and India (English, Paperback) David Hatcher Childress

    Rogue adventurer and maverick archaeologist Childress takes the reader on unforgettable journeys in search of lost cities and ancient mysteries. Join him as he crosses deserts, mountains, and jungles in search of legendary cities, vast gold treasure, jungle pyramids, ancient seafarers, living dinosaurs, and solutions to the fantastic mysteries of the past.

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  • Lost Cities of Ancient Lemuria & the Pacific
    Lost Cities of Ancient Lemuria & the Pacific (English, Paperback) David Hatcher Childress

    Rogue adventurer and maverick archeologist Childress takes the reader on unforgettable journeys in search of lost cities and ancient mysteries. Join him as he crosses deserts, mountains and jungles in search of legendary cities, vast gold treasure, jungle pyramids, ancient seafarers, living dinosaurs and solutions to the fantastic mysteries of the past.

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  • Prince of the City
    Prince of the City (English, Paperback) MacKenzie Brown

    Vic Prince is a wise cracking detective, plying his trade in 1940's war torn Liverpool. Unable to enlist because of flat feet and asthma, Prince has an affinity with the City because his great grandfather was brought to the Mersey shores, on the last ever Slave Ship to dock, back in 1807. Prince has to wrestle with prejudice, the ostracising of his girlfriend and her Chinese father, his conscience...

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  • Mail Order Mystery
    Mail Order Mystery (English, Paperback) Robin Deeter

    A lady farmer and a disgraced detective--will what starts as an arrangement turn into something more? Leigh Hawthorne, a widow and local farmer in Tucker Springs, Massachusetts, answers an unusual letter from a man out west, who wants to marry a woman with ranching expertise. Hoping to find a better life, Leigh embarks on a journey to Chance City, Oklahoma.Fired for breaking Pinkerton rules,...

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  • Ms. Grimsley
    Ms. Grimsley (English, Paperback) Bashan Savage

    Years after her parents were killed inadvertentlyin the crossfire of an organized drug bust by the McLaughlin City PD, Ms. Grimsley, and the son of the officer who allegedly fired the shot that killed her father, cross paths. Bad news for him, she has the ability to control the recently deceased.

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  • The Urban Struggle for Economic, Environmental and Social Justice
    The Urban Struggle for Economic, Environmental and Social Justice (English, Hardback) Malo Andre Hutson

    This book discusses how strong-market cities are pressured to remain on the cutting edge of innovation by continuously looking for ways to develop and enhance their local economy. It captures the current demographic shifts of blacks, Latinos and other people of colour out of certain strong-market cities and the growing fear of displacement among low-income urban residents. The book documents the...

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  • Planning Sustainable Cities and Regions
    Planning Sustainable Cities and Regions (English, Paperback) Karen Chapple

    As global warming advances, regions around the world are engaging in revolutionary sustainability planning - but with social equity as an afterthought. California is at the cutting edge of this movement, not only because its regulations actively reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but also because its pioneering environmental regulation, market innovation, and Left Coast politics show how to blend...

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  • Children's Special Places
    Children's Special Places (English, Paperback) David Sobel

    This text reveals the importance of private places to children's development and emotional health from the ages of five to twelve. It shows educators, parents and other adults how they can foster a bond between young people and nature that is important to maturation.

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  • Sure of You
    Sure of You (English, Paperback) Armistead Maupin

    A fiercely ambitious TV talk show host finds she must choose between national stardom in New York and a husband and child in San Francisco. Caught in the middle is their longtime friend, a gay man whose own future is even more uncertain. Wistful and compassionate, yet subversively funny, Sure of You could only come from Armistead Maupin.

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  • Trout, Trout, Trout!
    Trout, Trout, Trout! (English, Paperback) April Pulley Sayre

    Teaches kids the names of fish in an entertaining way. This book features four pages of fact-filled end matter that provide lots of information to satisfy teachers, parents and kids.

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  • Shadow
    Shadow (English, Paperback) Bashan Savage

    Shadow is the second story in the 14 story McLaughlin City Series. A genetically engineered assassin resurfaces after a 7 year disappearance and is killing off her former employees one by one. This is shortly after her return from the tomb (the first book in the series).

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  • More Tales of the City TV Tie in
    More Tales of the City TV Tie in (English, Paperback) Armistead Maupin

    The second novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin's best-selling San Francisco saga, soon to return to television as a Netflix original series once again starring Laura Linney and Olympia Dukakis....

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  • Lost Cities & Ancient Mysteries of Africa and Arabia
    Lost Cities & Ancient Mysteries of Africa and Arabia (English, Paperback) David Hatcher Childress

    Rogue adventurer and maverick archaeologist Childress takes the reader on unforgettable journeys in search of lost cities and ancient mysteries. Join him as he crosses deserts, mountains, and jungles in search of legendary cities, vast gold treasure, jungle pyramids, ancient seafarers, living dinosaurs, and solutions to the fantastic mysteries of the past.

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  • Hobart
    Hobart (English, Hardback) Peter Timms

    A journey through Hobart?Australia's smallest, most southerly, least prosperous, but arguably most beautiful state capital?this updated edition reveals a city in transition, shaking off its dark and troubled past to claim its special place in the post-modern world. From Hobart's convict legacy, its spectacular natural setting, heritage architecture, and climate to crime rates, economic hardship,...

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  • Melbourne
    Melbourne (English, Hardback) Sophie Cunningham

    A year in Melbourne's city life told in diary form, this contemporary and personal portrait depicts major events from the Australian heat wave, which culminated in more than 400 bushfires, to the destructive deluge of a hailstorm. While walking through Melbourne's oldest suburb to its largest market, experiencing an Australian Rules Football game, and attending the comedy festival, writer...

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