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Cities and Buildings: Skyscrapers, Skid Rows, and Suburbs (Creating the North American Landscape) Hardcover – April 1, 1994


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Product Details

  • Series: Creating the North American Landscape
  • Hardcover: 328 pages
  • Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press (April 1, 1994)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0801846463
  • ISBN-13: 978-0801846465
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.5 x 9.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.5 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #10,634,258 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"An ideal companion volume to any of the more traditional texts emphasizing urban-economic and urban-social geography... I've enjoyed reading the book, it is a useful addition to my urban bookshelf, and a wonderful source of information to add colorful anecdotes to my undergraduate urban geography course." -- Ian Maclachlan, H-Urban.

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"Based on a wealth of observation, Cities and Buildings examines the built environment of cities -- the buildings -- as they contribute to the geography of the city. It is easy to read, it conveys a curiosity about and enthusiasm for cities, and it should appeal to a wide audience." -- Edward C. Relph, University of Toronto

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