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  • The Best Planned City in the World: Olmsted, Vaux, and the Buffalo Park System (Designing the American Park)

    Beginning in 1868, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux created a series of parks and parkways for Buffalo, New York, that drew national and international attention. The improvements carefully augmented the city's original plan with urban design features inspired by Second Empire Paris, including the first system of "parkways" to grace an American city. Displaying the plan at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, Olmsted declared Buffalo "the best planned city, as to streets, public places, and grounds, in the United States, if not in the world."Olmsted and Vaux dissolved their historic partnership in 1872, but Olmsted continued his as...
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    • ASIN: 1625340060

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  • Garmin City Navigator Europe NT

    With 1.7 million points of interest and 8.5 million kilometers of road coverage throughout the continent, City Navigator Europe NT delivers all the data you need to navigate Europe. Now offering full coverage for Greece. City Navigator brings you the most detailed street maps available so you can navigate with exact, turn-by-turn directions to any address or intersection. You can also route to restaurants, petrol stations, lodging, attractions and more. Powered by NAVTEQ, a world leader in premium-quality digital map data.
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    • ASIN: B000MNA3BG
    • Brand: Garmin
    • UPC: 012303870532

  • Ridgewood in the Country Club District: A Historic Suburb in the Best 60,000 City in America - Springfield, Ohio

    Ridgewood in the Country Club District gives a rare, detailed look at life in this early suburb of Springfield, Ohio. It follows the meteoric rise of Harry Kissell from a go-getting local real estate agent and developer to one of the architects of the Federal Home Loan Banking System, which, in the midst of the Great Depression, saved millions of Americans from foreclosure and permanently opened up the possibility of home ownership to the middle class.Ridgewood in the Country Club District tells the fascinating story of one of the first fully planned suburban neighborhoods in the United States. Developed in the early twentieth century in the ...
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    • ASIN: 193319779X

  • The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America

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    • ASIN: 0609608444
    • Brand: Crown Publishing Group NY

  • Bad Blood: A Gripping Crime Thriller (Violet Darger FBI Thriller Book 4)

    The body slumps over the steering wheel. Pools of blood going tacky on the dash. Two shots to the back of the head.A mafia-style hit in a small town.Special Agent Violet Darger must make sense of this savagery. Figure out how brutality like this could happen in rural Michigan.The victim had been living the American dream. A small-business owner who built a construction empire. Started a family. Coached youth hockey. He seemed to have it all. But his surface life didn’t tell the full story. He carried dark secrets to the grave. Left clues which offer more questions than answers, clues that seem to lead Darger to Detroit.In the city, she find...
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    • ASIN: B07DWS8WKY

  • Post-it(R) Notes, 4 in x 6 in, Marseille Collection, Lined, 5 Pads/Pack, 100 Sheets/Pad (660-5PK-AST)

    Post-it Notes stick securely and remove cleanly, featuring a unique adhesive designed for use on paper. 4 in. x 6 in. size is great for to-do lists in calendars or planners. A World of Color Marseille Collection showcases lively pastels conveying the vitality of this French port city. 5 Pads/Pack, 100 Sheets/Pad
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    • ASIN: B0006HVJ3O
    • Color: Marseille Collection
    • Brand: Post-it
    • UPC: 800011313225

  • Fodor's Montreal and Quebec City (Full-color Travel Guide)

    Written by local experts, Fodor's travel guides have been offering advice and professionally vetted recommendations for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.Montréal and Québec City are treasured destinations for American travelers: a corner of France in North America. This guide, with rich color photographs throughout, captures the French-speaking cities' universal appeal, from sidewalk cafés and Jewish delis to winter sports and traditional French cuisine. This travel guide includes:•PULLOUT MAP: A handy take-along map provides added value, giving travelers essential information so they can travel with confidence•ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES ...
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    • ASIN: 164097024X

  • The Christmas Shoes

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    • ASIN: B000GYIPPW
    • Brand: Vivendi Entertainment
    • UPC: 018713518064

  • Star Wars Child's Deluxe Princess Leia Costume, Small

    This Deluxe Princess Leia Costume is an officially licensed authentic Star Wars Costume. This Deluxe Star Wars Princess Leia Costume includes Princess Leia costume wig with side buns, white long-sleeved Princess Leia Costume dress, and printed belt.
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    • ASIN: B000P57D50
    • Color: Multicoloured
    • Brand: Rubie's
    • UPC: 735000138780

  • Evicted : Poverty and Profit in the American City

    "Even in the most desolate areas of American cities, evictions used to be rare. But today, most poor renting families are spending more than half of their income on housing, and eviction has become ordinary, especially for single mothers ... [In this book], Desmond provides a ground-level view of one of the most urgent issues facing America today. As we see families forced into shelters, squalid apartments, or more dangerous neighborhoods, we bear witness to the human cost of America's vast inequality--and to people's determination and intelligence in the face of hardship"--Dust jacket
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    WINNER OF THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE FOR GENERAL NONFICTION In Evicted, Princeton sociologist and MacArthur “Genius” Matthew Desmond follows eight families in Milwaukee as they struggle to keep a roof over their heads. Hailed as “wrenching and revelatory” (The Nation), “vivid and unsettling” (New York Review of Books), Evicted transforms our understanding of poverty and economic exploitation while providing fresh ideas for solving one of 21st-century America’s most devastating problems. Its unforgettable scenes of hope and loss remind us of the centrality of home, without which nothing else is possible.NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER | WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FOR NONFICTION | WINNER

    • UPC: 55391271
    • Rating: 4.687

  • London Is the Best City in America - eBook

    The first novel from the acclaimed author of Eight Hundred Grapes and Hello SunshineEmmy Everett is reluctantly heading home to New York for her brother Josh’s wedding. She has spent the last three years in a fishing town in Rhode Island and, having little to show for it, she doesn’t particularly want to answer the questions she is sure to face about her (ex)-fiance, her (questionable) career choices, her (unknown) future. But she is still shocked when her typically resolute brother Josh confesses he is having doubts about his imminent marriage – and he asks Emmy the hardest question of all: what do
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    London Is the Best City in America - eBook

    • UPC: 306749126
    • Rating: 4.0

  • The Best of Second City - Audiobook

    Take an unforgettable ride with the classic sketches that helped make the Second City America's foremost comedy troupe. The Second City lampoons every aspect of modern American life, with improvised sketches on subjects ranging from salad bars to affairs of state. A Second City co-production.An L.A. Theatre Works full cast performance featuring Marsha Mason and performed by Stephen Colbert, Paul Dinello, Michael McCarthy, Mitch Rouse, Ruth Rudnick, Amy Sedaris, and Ron West.Additional voices by Fran Adams, Scott Adsit, Scott Allman, Edward Asner, Samantha Bennett, Jennifer Bill, Steve Carell, Arye Gross, Jenn Jolovitz, Tim Kazurinsky, Laura Krafft, Joe Liss, Jerry Minor,
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    The Best of Second City - Audiobook

    • UPC: 946708437
    • Rating: 1.0

  • America's Best Food Cities - eBook

    Where are the best meals in the United States? For Tom Sietsema, The Washington Post’s food critic, the answer is more than a test. It’s a quest—one that can end in your own kitchen. Follow Tom as he dines, drinks and browses at 271 restaurants, bars and shops while reporting for his project “America’s Best Food Cities." Along the way, he measures how each city stacks up in terms of creativity, community, tradition, ingredients, shopping, variety and service. Sietsema offers a guidebook to his top recommendations, garnished with short descriptions of the eateries he visited, the best things he ordered
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    America's Best Food Cities - eBook

    • UPC: 815014147

  • Seattle: Daily Planner 100 page 6 x 9 Proud of your American City skylines, 4th of July, patriotic US flag cool stuff to jot do

    Seattle: Daily Planner 100 page 6 x 9 Proud of your American City skylines, 4th of July, patriotic US flag cool stuff to jot
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    Seattle: Daily Planner 100 page 6 x 9 Proud of your American City skylines, 4th of July, patriotic US flag cool stuff to jot

    • UPC: 136111114

  • Buffalo: America's Best Designed City

    The story of Buffalo, New York's world class urban design and how today's generation is rediscovering and restoring 'America's Best Designed City.' Produced / Directed by John Paget, Paget Films ...
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    Why do so many U.S. cities have gridded streets?

    Many U.S. cities were founded with a street grid. Why? This video describes the historic factors that contributed to the adoption of a grid. This includes influential city designs from Versailles, ...
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    A Brief History of U.S. City Planning

    The first 200 people will get a 2 month FREE trial of Skillshare here: I'm on Patreon! Consider supporting this channel: 500+ ye...
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