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The Resource City squares : eighteen writers on the spirit and significance of squares around the world, [edited by] Catie Marron

City squares : eighteen writers on the spirit and significance of squares around the world, [edited by] Catie Marron

Label
City squares : eighteen writers on the spirit and significance of squares around the world
Title
City squares
Title remainder
eighteen writers on the spirit and significance of squares around the world
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Catie Marron
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
307.342 C581 2016
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Marron, Catie
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  • Public spaces
  • Plazas
  • City planning
  • Sociology, Urban
Label
City squares : eighteen writers on the spirit and significance of squares around the world, [edited by] Catie Marron
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With 93 photographs"--Dust jacket
Contents
  • Red Square, Moscow, Grand Market Square, Kraków : the past is always present
  • Anne Applebaum
  • Squares of Rome and Venice : the shadow of ideas : circles and squares
  • Zadie Smith
  • Djemaa el-Fnaa, Marrkech : engaging with complexity and diversity
  • David Adjaye
  • part two.
  • Geopolitics : strength in numbers:
  • Introduction
  • David Remnick
  • part one.
  • Tahrir Square, Cairo : lost and found in the Square
  • Jehane Noujaim
  • Rabin Square, Tel Aviv : so empty, so loud
  • Ari Shavit
  • Taksim Square, Istanbul : Byzantine, then and now
  • Elif Shafak
  • Tiananmen Square, Beijing : in search of heavenly peace
  • Evan Osnos
  • Euromaidan, Kiev : a place becomes a movement
  • Chrystia Freeland
  • Culture : the power of place:
  • part three.
  • History : influence on humanity:
  • Introduction
  • George Packer
  • Grand Parade, Cape Town : a speech for the ages
  • Richard Stengel
  • Residential squares, London : a meander through splendor and squalor
  • Andrew Roberts
  • Zócalo, Mexico City : on sacred ground
  • Alma Guillermoprieto
  • Introduction
  • Harvard Square, Boston : a city changes, its heart endures
  • Ann Beattie
  • The virtual square : Hacker Square
  • Gillian Tett
  • by Michael Kimmelman
  • Maidan-e-Pompa, Kabul : resisting the square
  • Rory Steward
  • Place des Vosges, Paris : a private place
  • Adam Gopnik
Control code
ocn913135621
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 287 pages
Isbn
9780062380203
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)913135621
Label
City squares : eighteen writers on the spirit and significance of squares around the world, [edited by] Catie Marron
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With 93 photographs"--Dust jacket
Contents
  • Red Square, Moscow, Grand Market Square, Kraków : the past is always present
  • Anne Applebaum
  • Squares of Rome and Venice : the shadow of ideas : circles and squares
  • Zadie Smith
  • Djemaa el-Fnaa, Marrkech : engaging with complexity and diversity
  • David Adjaye
  • part two.
  • Geopolitics : strength in numbers:
  • Introduction
  • David Remnick
  • part one.
  • Tahrir Square, Cairo : lost and found in the Square
  • Jehane Noujaim
  • Rabin Square, Tel Aviv : so empty, so loud
  • Ari Shavit
  • Taksim Square, Istanbul : Byzantine, then and now
  • Elif Shafak
  • Tiananmen Square, Beijing : in search of heavenly peace
  • Evan Osnos
  • Euromaidan, Kiev : a place becomes a movement
  • Chrystia Freeland
  • Culture : the power of place:
  • part three.
  • History : influence on humanity:
  • Introduction
  • George Packer
  • Grand Parade, Cape Town : a speech for the ages
  • Richard Stengel
  • Residential squares, London : a meander through splendor and squalor
  • Andrew Roberts
  • Zócalo, Mexico City : on sacred ground
  • Alma Guillermoprieto
  • Introduction
  • Harvard Square, Boston : a city changes, its heart endures
  • Ann Beattie
  • The virtual square : Hacker Square
  • Gillian Tett
  • by Michael Kimmelman
  • Maidan-e-Pompa, Kabul : resisting the square
  • Rory Steward
  • Place des Vosges, Paris : a private place
  • Adam Gopnik
Control code
ocn913135621
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 287 pages
Isbn
9780062380203
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)913135621

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