The New Urbanism: Toward an Architecture of Community

By: Peter Katz (Author)

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The move to liveable communities--ideal small towns'' and neighborhoods where people work, live, play, and walk from place to place--is on. Profit from what a visionary group of architects leading this movement has learned about designing new small towns'' in Peter Katz's The New Urbanism. You'll discover the amazing potential for this kind of work as well as case studies, site plans, project analyses, and 180 beautiful photographs. This unique reference also tackles--and answers--the critical issues of crime, health, traffic, environmental degradation, and economic vitality and opens a startling window on the look and feel of future communities. Every designer can profit from this guide to building the utopias of tomorrow--today

Title: The New Urbanism: Toward an Architecture of Community

Author Name: Peter Katz (Author)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: U.S.A., McGraw-Hill: 1993

ISBN Number: 0070338892

ISBN Number 13: 9780070338890

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 098407

Description: Good condition. The New Urbanism: Toward an Architecture of Community By Peter Katz (Author) Product Details Hardcover: 288 pages Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional; 1 edition (October 22, 1993) Language: English ISBN-10: 0070338892 ISBN-13: 9780070338890 Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 9.2 x 1 inches

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