author: Macaulay, David, Macuaulay, David
Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.
year: 1974
copies: 51
call number/section: 711
lexile: 1100
subjects: civil engineering, building, city planning [X], rome

The City Of Ember

author: Duprau, Jeanne
Ember, built as a last refuge for the human race, is running out of power two hundred years later, but twelve-year-old Lina thinks there may yet be hope when she finds part of an ancient message that may hold a key to getting out of the city.
year: 2013
copies: 363
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 680

The City Of Ember

author: Middaugh, Dallas
In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions.
year: 2012
copies: 33
call number/section: FIC


author: Macaulay, David, Macauley, David
Text and drawings describe the subways, sewers, building foundations, telephone and power systems, columns, cables, pipes, tunnels, and other underground elements of a large modern city.
year: 1976
copies: 35
call number/section: 624
lexile: 1230

America By Design

author: Kostof, Spiro
A companion volume to the PBS series in which architectural historians examine America's architectural environment.
year: 1987
copies: 4
call number/section: 720.97
subjects: architecture, city planning [X], parks

Genius Of Common Sense

author: Lang, Glenna
Examines the life and accomplishments of Jane Jacobs, and focuses on her book, "The Death and Life of Great American Cities," in which she assessed American cities during the urban renewal movement and criticized the replacement structures and urban planners.
year: 2009
copies: 4
call number/section: 920

The World Trade Center

author: Harris, Bill
year: 2001
copies: 13
call number/section: 974.7

The New City

author: Mohl, Raymond A
year: 1985
copies: 2
call number/section: 307.7

State Of The World 2011

author: Nierenberg, Danielle
A collection of articles that examines agricultural innovations which are being used to eradicate hunger and poverty, discussing cropping methods, irrigation technology, agricultural policies, and more.
year: 2011
copies: 1
call number/section: 330.9

Green Cities

author: Lankford, Ronald D.
Authors present differing opinions on whether cities are more sustainable than suburbs, whether green city transportation has drawbacks, and whether green cities must serve people instead of cars.
year: 2011
copies: 3
call number/section: 307.76

The Works

author: Ascher, Kate
Explores the vast array of interconnected systems that work together to run a city, taking care of the citizens' most basic needs and providing the building blocks of urban life.
year: 2007
copies: 2
call number/section: 307.1
subjects: city planning [X], infrastructure (economics)

Towns And Cities

author: Spilsbury, Richard
Discusses how the ways that we think about environmentalism has affected the designs of towns and cities.
year: 2012
copies: 1
call number/section: 307.76
lexile: 1220

City Planning In Ancient Times

author: Currier, Richard L
Examines the art of city planning as it was in ancient times, and describes some of the oldest planned cities, now in ruins, of Greece, the Roman Empire, Egypt, and Mesopotamia.
year: 1977
copies: 1
call number/section: 913.03
subjects: city planning [X], cities and towns, ancient

Building The Capital City

author: Brill, Marlene Targ
Tells the story of the nation's capitol, beginning with the vision of French architect Pierre Charles L'Enfant, and looking at the events, additions, and revisions that have shaped the city into its modern form.
year: 1996
copies: 4
call number/section: 975.3
lexile: 880
subjects: city planning [X], historic buildings, washington (d.c.)

Rome From The Ground Up

author: Mcgregor, James H
Presents the history of Rome from architectural, historical, political, and social perspectives.
year: 2005
copies: 1
call number/section: 711.4
subjects: city planning [X], rome (italy)


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