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Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - George - Goodreads

A life-long reference book. Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Bren - Goodreads

One of the most impactful books I've ever read. Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Sonny - Goodreads

Still reading. And re-reading. Some patterns are trite, some are warm and yet some are simply not practical. Still, however, these rearrange themselves and often slide in ranking. Christopher ... Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Rakshya - Goodreads

A book about space planning and how space effects our lives. A must must must read. Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Alexia Kelly - Goodreads

Not a novel, or even a fun read. For anyone interested in urban design, and how the built environment influences human behavior, I highly recommend checking out this book, as well as its companion book, The Timeless Way of Building. Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Tattered Cover Book Store - Goodreads

How to engineer and dream of communities as well as personal living spaces that are humane, intelligent and gracious. Richard B Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Jeff - Goodreads

My partner and I are in the midst of building a house and this book figured prominently in planning the design. The author is a great proponent of letting natural flows of air, light and traffic ... Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Billiam - Goodreads

It turns out that most buildings really suck! Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Jamie - Goodreads

Christopher Alexander is perhaps the most horrendous public speaker I've ever seen, but as a planner, I come back to his idea of pattern language over and over. Read full review

Review: A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

This is my Bible - if we all looked to this wisdom when adding to or changing the built world, our quality of life would be drastically improved Read full review


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