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Author: Center City District
Publisher: Center City District
Keywords: city, nodes, residents, work, employment, major, reports, philadelphia, center
Number of Pages: 12

Author: Ross Russell
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: southwest, city, kansas, style, jazz
Number of Pages: 356
Published: 1983
ISBN-10: 0520047850
ISBN-13: 9780520047853

From the twenties through the forties, Kansas City was the jazz city. Lester Young, Jack Teagarden, Count Basie, Ben Webster, Charlie Christian, Mary Lou Williams, and Charlie Parker are just a few of the jazz luminaries discussed in Jazz Style in Kansas City and the Southwest, the essential account of the evolution of the Kansas City style from its ragtime roots to the birth of bebop. Book jacket.

Author: Don Brown
Publisher: Twin Lights Publishers
Keywords: portrait, photographic, chicago
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 2005-09-01
ISBN-10: 1885435576
ISBN-13: 9781885435576

Chicago: A Photographic Portrait depicts this great Midwestern city through vivid photographs of nineteenth-century architecture that blend into a landscape of modern sculpture and innovative skyscrapers. A city of parks, lakes and art, Chicago is astonishingly beautiful and accomplished. With a population second only to New York City, it may be known as the "Second City", but you'll soon realize that there is nothing second rate about Chicago.

Author: Catherine Bauman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: observations, hanshin, earthquake, earthquakes, urban, land, planning, challenge
Number of Pages: 53
Published: 1996-08
ISBN-10: 0788183788
ISBN-13: 9780788183782

Discusses the city of Kobe's (Japan) recovery from the Great Hanshin Earthquake from the perspective of city planning. The earthquake & fire devastated many parts of the city, resulting in a need for coordinated planning of rebuilding. Many buildings, land use patterns, & residents loyalty to their homes & neighborhoods remained, & are the basis of post-earthquake city planning. Chapters: Kobe before the earthquake; city planning in Japan; the earthquake; the interim city; long-range planning after the earthquake; rebuilding housing; commercial rebuilding; emerging issues in recovery; & refere

Author: Center City District/Central Philadelphia Developm
Publisher: Center City District
Keywords: residents, work, city, nodes, major, employment, philadelphia
Number of Pages: 12

Author: Peter Bennett
Publisher: Twin Lights Publishers
Keywords: portrait, photographic, city, york, new
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 2004-07-30
ISBN-10: 1885435460
ISBN-13: 9781885435460

These spectacular photographs celebrate New York City's grandeur with an original perspective on the many well-known icons that represent New York City to Americans and world citizens alike: the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, a breathtaking photograph of Prometheus and Rockefeller Center, a stunning New York City skyline, the lake in Central Park, the Cyclone at Coney Island and renowned museums, rivers, bridges, and buildings. In addition, the photographer captures a New York City that only natives may recognize: a street scene in Bay Bridge, Brooklyn, brownstones in Greenwich Village, roof

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: strategy, development, city, colombia, cali
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 0821351745
ISBN-13: 9780821351741

Many of the problems that Cali is currently experiencing are an indication of Colombia's complicated social economic situation. The high levels of crime, increasing poverty, and a distressed financial situation are signs that Cali has been hit harder than other large cities. In order to assist Cali, the World Bank has, along with the city of Cali, collaborated on a City Development Strategy (CDS). The aim of this report is to summarize the analytical work carried out as part of the City Development Strategy (CDS) process and to put forth for further discussion an initial set of recommendations
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