Infinite City

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520262492
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What makes a place? Rebecca Solnit reinvents the traditional atlas, searching for layers of meaning & connections of experience across San Francisco.

Unfathomable City

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520274032
Size: 74.97 MB
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"This series of atlases is one of my absolute favorites. Vivid, beautiful, and deceptively meaningful, Unfathomable City successfully pushes cartographic conventions. It explores what it means to know a place, not just the street grid.

Boom Summer 2014

Author: Jon Christensen
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520962044
Size: 31.91 MB
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Many of her books have taken a hard look at San Francisco and at the same time
celebrated the city, from Hollow City: The Siege of San Francisco and the Crisisof
American Urbanism to Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas, andmany others. In the
last couple of years, her columnson theperils the city faces—most notably
symbolizedby the great white Google buses—in the London Reviewof Books and
elsewhere have made her an international voicefor what's at risk in San
Francisco ...

Undermining

Author: Lucy R. Lippard
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595589333
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... working in the public or within communities are becoming savvy not only about
landscape design, but city planning and rural land use, infrastructure, traffic
patterns, demographics, changing development regulations, zoning, water rights,
land and stream reclamation, and inevitably, local politics and power 184
structures. At an international art conference a few years. 183 phy by Ben Pease;
research and concept by Rebecca Solnit, from her book Infinite City: A San
Francisco Atlas.

Napa Valley Historical Ecology Atlas

Author: Robin Grossinger
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520269101
Size: 63.88 MB
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This book explores these questions by taking readers on a dazzling visual tour of Napa Valley from the early 1800s onward - a forgotten land of brilliant wildflower fields, lush wetlands, and grand oak savannas.

Savage Dreams

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 052095792X
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In this foundational book of landscape theory and environmental thinking, Rebecca Solnit explores our national Eden and Armageddon and offers a pathbreaking history of the west, focusing on the relationship between culture and its ...

The Grand Canyon Reader

Author: Lance Newman
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520270789
Size: 47.30 MB
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Presents an anthology of stories, essays, and poems that looks at the Grand Canyon.

The Encyclopedia Of Trouble And Spaciousness

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Trinity University Press
ISBN: 1595341994
Size: 10.68 MB
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The incomparable Rebecca Solnit, author of more than a dozen acclaimed, prizewinning books of nonfiction, brings the same dazzling writing to the essays in Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness.