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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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  • 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 & 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Come with Me to Paris
    Come with Me to Paris (English, Hardback) Gloria Fowler, Min Heo

    This charming rhyming book is a great introduction to the sights and culture of Paris. The book begins by inviting the reader tocome along on the journey and ends with a good night wish:...

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  • Further Tales of the City
    Further Tales of the City (English, Paperback) Armistead Maupin

    The third 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Porto
    Porto (English, Sheet map, folded)
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  • Green Gentrification
    Green Gentrification (English, Paperback) Kenneth A. Gould, Tammy L. Lewis

    Green Gentrification looks at the social consequences of urban "greening" from an environmental justice and sustainable development perspective. Through a comparative examination of five cases of urban greening in Brooklyn, New York, it demonstrates that such initiatives, while positive for the environment, tend to increase inequality and thus undermine the social pillar of sustainable...

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  • A Falling Knife
    A Falling Knife (English, Paperback) Andrew Case

    Something's rotten in the borough of Brooklyn. And it's not just the wave of glossy condos pushing longtime residents out of their neighborhoods. A construction worker has plunged to his death, and suspicion has fallen on a fellow hard hat for turning a crane into a killing machine. When the suspect does a disappearing act, a pair of unlikely partners reunite to chase him down....

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  • Lisboa
    Lisboa (Multiple languages, Sheet map, folded)
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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 Sophie...

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  • Ghost Town
    Ghost Town (Paperback) Patrick McGrath

    Features three tales from the hand of master storyteller Patrick McGrath. This work excavates the layers of New York's turbulent history.

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