A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for Urban America By Vishaan Chakrabarti. New York City: Metropolis Books, 2013

The Transbay Transit Center: Breaking New Ground in Urban Geotechnics
A building boom centered around the construction of the new Transbay Transit Center (TTC) is transforming the South of Market neighborhood in downtown San Francisco, newly dubbed the Transbay...

Ground Freezing in a Congested Urban Area
Artificial ground freezing is a method of providing temporary earth support and ground water control for deep excavations and tunnels. The technique has been used for over 100 years in...

Challenges and Risks of Jet Grouting in a Congested Urban Environment
In the heart of London, one of Europe's largest jet grouting contracts is nearing completion. The jet grouting is part of the overall 7-year-long upgrade project to London...

Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design By Charles Montgomery. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013

Reshaping Metropolitan America: Development Trends and Opportunities to 2030 By Arthur C. Nelson. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2013.

London: Water and the Making of the Modern City By John Broich. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013

Empire of Water: An Environmental and Political History of the New York City Water Supply By David Soll. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 2013

Adaptation to Climate Change in Coastal Cities, 2050

Waikiki Beach, Oahu, Hawaii: History of Its Transformation from a Natural to an Urban Shore

The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water by Charles Fishman. New York City: Free Press, 2011

Here on Earth: A Natural History of the Planet By Tim Flannery. New York City: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2011

Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute and the Transportation Revolution By Simine Short. Urbana, Illinois: University of Illinois Press, 2011

Geotechnical Evaluation of California Central Valley Urban Levees

Denialism: How Irrational Thinking Hinders Scientific Progress, Harms the Planet, and Threatens Our Lives By Michael Specter. New York City: Penguin Press, 2009;

Design Considerations for Wide and Deep Urban Excavations

Cities in Modernity: Representations and Productions of Metropolitan Space 1840-1930 by Ricahrd Dennis. New York City: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Another City: Urban Life and Urban Spaces in the New American Republic by Dell Upton. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2008

The Ancient City: New Perspectives on Urbanism in the Old and New World edited by Joyce Marcus and Jeremy A. Sabloff. Sante Fe, New Mexico: School for Advanced Research Press, 2008.

The Future of the Past: A Conservation Ethic for Architecture, Urbanism, and Historic Preservation by Steven W. Semes. New York City: W.W. Norton & Company, 2009.

 

 

 

 

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