Infinite City

Written By Rebecca Solnit
Infinite City
  • Publsiher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 29 November 2010
  • ISBN : 0520262492
  • Pages : 156 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 4 reviews
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Infinite City

Infinite City
  • Author : Rebecca Solnit
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2010-11-29
  • Total pages : 156
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : What makes a place? Rebecca Solnit reinvents the traditional atlas, searching for layers of meaning & connections of experience across San Francisco....

Battle of Infinity City

Battle of Infinity City
  • Author : Douglas Kendall
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2001-04-01
  • Total pages : 337
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : No sooner do John One and Jason-Jason return from beyond the second event horizon, but they are enmeshed in defending Infinity City from a sudden threat-a threat they inadvertently released! The Militia Guard goes on full alert in response to the impossible: enemy forces penetrating Infinity City's black hole! How ...

Mapping the Megalopolis

Mapping the Megalopolis
  • Author : Glen David Kuecker,Alejandro Puga
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2017-12-22
  • Total pages : 305
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : Mapping the Megalopolis is an interdisciplinary collection of 10 essays on contemporary Mexico City. Through topics such as the privatization of public space and challenges to existing conceptualizations of the urban form, it explores the order and disorder that mutually constitute the city in its social, political, and aesthetic manifestations. /span...

The Invisible City

The Invisible City
  • Author : Kyle Gillette
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-04-23
  • Total pages : 132
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : The Invisible City explores urban spaces from the perspective of a traveller, writer, and creator of theatre to illuminate how cities offer travellers and residents theatrical visions while also remaining mostly invisible, beyond the limits of attention. The book explores the city as both stage and content in three parts. ...

The New Wealth of Cities

The New Wealth of Cities
  • Author : John Montgomery
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-29
  • Total pages : 466
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : Over the past two decades, city economies have restructured in response to the decline of older industries. This has involved new forms of planning and urban economic development, a return to traditional concerns of city building and a focus on urban design. During this period, there has also been a ...

Of Tales and Enigmas

Of Tales and Enigmas
  • Author : Minsoo Kang
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release Date : 2006-08
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : A beautiful lady who can only be seen from far away, a machine that generates an entire civilization, a king who loves the hidden life of an inanimate statue, a city that appears once a year across a great chasm, an ancient Korean king assassinated in the dark of the ...

The End

The End
  • Author : Ken Hathcoat
  • Publisher : Kenneth Hathcoat
  • Release Date : 2015-03-22
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : People are fascinated with Revelation and end times. Unfortunately, Revelation studies and Bible prophecy books still remain a puzzle for many Christians. Most end time books are either unnecessarily confusing or overly simplistic in their conclusions.The End is a study of Revelation that presents a clear, concise, and thorough ...

Building Interactive Worlds in 3D

Building Interactive Worlds in 3D
  • Author : Jean-Marc Gauthier
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2013-05-02
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : In Building Interactive Worlds in 3D readers will find turnkey tutorials that detail all the steps required to build simulations and interactions, utilize virtual cameras, virtual actors (with self-determined behaviors), and real-time physics including gravity, collision, and topography. With the free software demos included, 3D artists and developers can learn ...

The San Francisco of Alfred Hitchcock s Vertigo

The San Francisco of Alfred Hitchcock s Vertigo
  • Author : Douglas A. Cunningham
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 335
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : This collection of essays examines the relationship that Vertigo enjoys with the histories and cultural imaginations of California and, more specifically, the San Francisco Bay Area. Contributors to this collection explore the specificities of place and the role such specificities play in our comprehensive efforts to understand Hitchcock's most critically ...

ICAR 2012 ABSTRACTS

ICAR 2012   ABSTRACTS
  • Author : Beatrice-Gabriela JOGER,Andra PANAIT,Marina MIHAILA,Daniel COMSA
  • Publisher : Editura Universitara Ion Mincu, Bucuresti / Ion Mincu University Publishing House, Bucharest
  • Release Date : 2012-05-18
  • Total pages : 371
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : Editors Beatrice-Gabriela Jöger, PhD Arch Andra Panait, PhD Arch Marina Mihăilă, PhD Arch Daniel Comşa, PhD Arch Design Andra Panait, PhD Arch We acknowledge the help in preparing this volume to the following assistants PhD candidates: arch.Dorin Dascalu, arch.Ionuţ Mândrişcanu, arch.Irina Paţ...

The Cybercities Reader

The Cybercities Reader
  • Author : Stephen Graham
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 444
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : Bringing together a vast range of debates and examples of city changes based on Information and Communications Technology (ICT), this book illustrates how new media in cities shapes societies, economies and cultures....

The Sustainable City IX

The Sustainable City IX
  • Author : N. Marchettini,C.A. Brebbia,R. Pulselli,S. Bastianoni
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-23
  • Total pages : 1766
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : Containing the proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability this book addresses the multi-disciplinary aspects of urban planning; a result of the increasing size of cities; the amount of resources and services required and the complexity of modern society. Most of earth’s population now lives ...

Filming the City

Filming the City
  • Author : Mirko Guaralda,Ari Mattes
  • Publisher : Intellect Books
  • Release Date : 2016-06-01
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : Filming the City brings together the work of filmmakers, architects, designers, video artists, and media specialists to provide three distinct prisms through which to examine the medium of film in the context of the city. The book presents commentaries on particular films and their social and urban relevance, offering contemporary ...

Gears of the City

Gears of the City
  • Author : Felix Gilman
  • Publisher : Spectra
  • Release Date : 2008-12-30
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : In this stunning follow-up to his acclaimed debut, Thunderer, Felix Gilman’s brave hero returns from one thrilling and dangerous quest only to confront another. In a magical landscape where time is meaningless, reality precarious, and countless selves work toward countless possible futures, one man must seek a city’s ...

Nonstop Metropolis

Nonstop Metropolis
  • Author : Rebecca Solnit,Joshua Jelly-Schapiro
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-19
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 0520262492
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Summary : Nonstop Metropolis, the culminating volume in a trilogy of atlases, conveys innumerable unbound experiences of New York City through twenty-six imaginative maps and informative essays. Bringing together the insights of dozens of experts—from linguists to music historians, ethnographers, urbanists, and environmental journalists—amplified by cartographers, artists, and photographers, it ...