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The Resource Suburban nation : the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream, Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck

Suburban nation : the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream, Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck

Label
Suburban nation : the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream
Title
Suburban nation
Title remainder
the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream
Statement of responsibility
Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Three members of the Founders of the Congress for the New Urbanism give voice to a growing movement in North America to put an end to suburban sprawl and to replace the automobile-based settlement patterns of the past fifty years with a return to traditional planning principles. Reprint
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
181747
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Duany, Andres
Dewey number
307.76/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Plater-Zyberk, Elizabeth
  • Speck, Jeff
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urbanization
  • Suburbs
  • Community development, Urban
  • Urban renewal
  • Urban policy
  • Community development, Urban
  • Suburbs
  • Urban policy
  • Urban renewal
  • Urbanization
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream
Label
Suburban nation : the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream, Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is sprawl, and why? -- The devil is in the details -- The house that sprawl built -- The physical creation of society -- The American transportation mess -- Sprawl and the developer -- The victims of sprawl -- The city and the region -- The inner city -- How to make a town -- What is to be done -- Appendix A: The traditional neighborhood development checklist -- Appendix B: The congress for the new urbanism
Control code
ocn555656296
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
10th anniversary ed.
Extent
xxiv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780865477506
Lccn
2011292714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)555656296
Label
Suburban nation : the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream, Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is sprawl, and why? -- The devil is in the details -- The house that sprawl built -- The physical creation of society -- The American transportation mess -- Sprawl and the developer -- The victims of sprawl -- The city and the region -- The inner city -- How to make a town -- What is to be done -- Appendix A: The traditional neighborhood development checklist -- Appendix B: The congress for the new urbanism
Control code
ocn555656296
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
10th anniversary ed.
Extent
xxiv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780865477506
Lccn
2011292714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)555656296

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