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The living city

how America"s cities are being revitalized by thinking small in a big way

by Roberta Brandes Gratz

  • 305 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Preservation Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Urban renewal -- United States -- Case studies,
    • Urban renewal -- New York (State) -- New York -- Case studies,
    • Urban policy -- United States -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-397) and index.

      StatementRoberta Brandes Gratz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT175 .G69 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiii, 414 p. ;
      Number of Pages414
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1096799M
      ISBN 100891332464
      LC Control Number94021414

      THE LIVING CITY "An intelligent analysis. Sensible, undoctrinaire, evengood-humored. An appealing mixture of passion and clinicaldispassion." -Washington Post Book World "The best antidote I've read to the doom-and-gloom propheciesconcerning the future of urban America." -Bill Moyers "This is fresh and fascinating material; it is essential forunderstanding not only how to avoid repeating.   This week marks my one-year anniversary of living in New York City. I arrived here in March, when it was still cold (but sunny) outside. I remember my arrival, the $60 taxi ride from the airport to my makeshift accommodation (a friend’s couch).

        On the other hand, City life offers a glamorous life with all necessary advantages. You are in the center of everything, where you have easy access to all modern amenities that make your life colorful.. Though cities have all modern facilities but living in the city is more mechanic and nds of people living in a small territory and they are not inter-connected with strong . Living just enough, just enough for the city yeah, yeah, yeah! I hope you hear inside my voice of sorrow. And that it motivates you to make a better tomorrow. This place is cruel no where could be much colder. If we don't change the world will soon be over. Living just .

      "Here's how to design or redesign any space you're living or working in -- from metropolis to room. Consider what you want to happen in the space, and then page through this book. Its radically conservative observations will spark, enhance, organize your best ideas, and a wondrous home, workplace, town will result" -- San Francisco Chronicle. Wollongong Living Books is a program where real people, known as ‘books’, share their life stories and experiences. As a reader, you can have a conversation with our ‘books’, ask questions, and listen to their stories. Our ‘books’ come from lots of different backgrounds.


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