Books tagged: city beautiful movement

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A Walking Tour of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Paintings of Perth
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Perth in Western Australia is a lovely city set on a wide river and the Indian Ocean. Internationally renowned artist Jeremy Holton has captured the City of Perth in the series of paintings displayed in this book. They are combined with the artist's notes written at the time of painting which tell the reader more about Perth and his feelings about the City.
A Walking Tour of New Haven, Connecticut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of New Haven, Connecticut is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A City Beautiful Dream: The 1912 Vision for Colorado Springs
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,310. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The city’s potential was clear to civic architect Charles Mulford Robinson, though he acknowledged the city’s previous planning mistakes and ill-conceived design choices, like the grid of wide streets and the “unfortunate spacing” of median “parking strips” on Cascade Avenue. Robinson’s recommendations, reproduced as this book, were formed from his observations described in two reports.