...a readable, tautly organized, authoritative volume...(Architectural Forum)
This small and readable book makes one of the most important modern contributions to large-scale design theory.(David A. Crane Journal of the American Institute of Planners)
Kevin Lynch (1918-1984) studied with Frank Lloyd Wright at Taliesin and later obtained a Bachelor of City Planning degree from MIT. After a long and distinguished career on the faculty of the MIT School of Architecture and Urban Planning, he was named Professor Emeritus of City Planning.
Great find at a very good price. Book is a necessary for any architect or planning professional, as it highlights the core elements (according to Lynch) that make up a... Read morePublished on Nov. 3 2011 by RicoChico
Urban design students or even current practitioners must have this book in their library. Truely a classic text whose ideas have helped shaped many a city since it's release.Published on June 14 2011 by Graham W.