Sustainable communities: a new design synthesis for cities, suburbs, and towns

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Sierra Club Books, 1986 - Political Science - 238 pages
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Presents four case studies that serve as illustrations for discussions of land use, building design, and service systems, all shaped to promote limited dependence on fossil fuels

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I heard Peter Calthorpe on a podcast and decided to pick up this book. While it is now somewhat dated (it was published in 1986), 25 years later the book is still an important and relevant one. It is ... Read full review


The Urban Context Peter Calthorpe
The Suburban Context Sim Van der Ryn
The New Suburban Fabric Sim Van der

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