The Death and Life of Great American Cities

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Penguin Books, 1972 - City planning - 474 pages
Originally published: New York: Random House, 1961.

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User Review  - mrgan - LibraryThing

I'm in agreement with everything so far and I'm sure the rest of the book is fine, but it's rather drawn out and, in another reviewer's phrase, "easy to put down". Read full review

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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

It took me a long time to read this book but at no time did I feel like stopping. It's just that I had to take my time to digest all the important messages Jacobs gave in the book and then think about ... Read full review

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Jane Jacobs lives in Toronto.

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