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Author: Bent Flyvbjerg |
Release Date: February 07, 2023
The secrets to successfully planning and delivering ambitious, complex projects on any scale—from home renovation to space exploration—by the world's leading expert on megaprojects.Nothing is more inspiring than a big vision that becomes ...
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ISBN: 9780593629536
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Author: Edward Glaeser and David Cutler | Narrator: Edward Glaeser, David Cutler and Teri Schnaubelt
Release Date: September 07, 2021
One of our great urbanists and one of our great public health experts join forces to reckon with how cities are changing in the face of existential threats the pandemic has only accelerated Cities can make us sick. They always have—disease...
Author: DJ Waldie | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: May 11, 2021
Bestselling author and beloved chronicler of Los Angeles D.J. Waldie reconsiders the city in a collection of contemporary essays.Becoming Los Angeles, a new collection by the author of the acclaimed memoir Holy Land, blends history, memory, and ...
Author: Ben Wilson | Narrator: John Sackville
Release Date: November 10, 2020
In a captivating tour of cities famous and forgotten, acclaimed historian Ben Wilson tells the glorious, millennia-spanning story how urban living sparked humankind's greatest innovations.  “A towering achievement. . . . Reading this book ...
Author: Rahm Emanuel | Narrator: Johnathan McClain and Rahm Emanuel
Release Date: February 25, 2020
At a time of anxiety about the effectiveness of our national government, Rahm Emanuel provides a clear vision, for both progressives and centrists, of how to get things done in America today--a bracing, optimistic vision of America's future from one ...
Author: Conor Dougherty | Narrator: Conor Dougherty
Release Date: February 18, 2020
A Time 100 Must-Read Book of 2020 • A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice • California Book Award Silver Medal in Nonfiction • Finalist for The New York Public Library Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism &bul...
Author: Mick Cornett and Jayson White | Narrator: Tom Weitzel
Release Date: September 25, 2018
From four-term Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett, a hopeful and illuminating look at the dynamic and inventive urban centers that will lead the United States in coming years.Oklahoma City. Indianapolis. Charleston. Des Moines. What do these cities hav...
Author: Eric Klinenberg | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: September 11, 2018
“A comprehensive, entertaining, and compelling argument for how rebuilding social infrastructure can help heal divisions in our society and move us forward.”—Jon StewartNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR • “En...
Author: Robert Kanigel | Narrator: Kimberly Farr
Release Date: September 20, 2016
The first major biography of the irrepressible woman who changed the way we view and live in cities, and whose influence can still be felt in any discussion of urban planning to this day. Eyes on the Street is a revelation of the phenomenal woman who...
Author: Robert A. Caro | Narrator: Robertson Dean
Release Date: May 17, 2011
PULITZER PRIZE WINNER • A modern American classic, this huge and galvanizing biography of Robert Moses reveals not only the saga of one man’s incredible accumulation of power but the story of his shaping (and mis-shaping of twentieth-...
Author: Robert A. Caro | Narrator: Robertson Dean
Release Date: May 17, 2011
PULITZER PRIZE WINNER • A modern American classic, this huge and galvanizing biography of Robert Moses reveals not only the saga of one man’s incredible accumulation of power but the story of his shaping (and mis-shaping of twentieth-...
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ISBN: 9780307914149
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