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The City - A Global History

Joel Kotkin

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Genres:

History

Description:

In this erudite and enjoyable Los Angeles Times best-seller, Joel Kotkin explores the history of cities around the globe. He argues that urban areas must be places where there is a shared feeling of sacredness, civic identity, and moral order. These exciting concentrations of ideas and energy have long been and should continue to be meaningful in our daily lives. “... an accessible general introduction to the history of urban life, culture and spaces.”—Publishers Weekly

Language:

English

Narrators:

Nelson Runger

Length:

7h 45m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:25

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:47


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:28


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:07


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:57


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

17:44


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

10:51


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:45


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

23:53


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

23:02


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

16:43


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

25:44


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

17:34


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:17


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

30:37


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

23:12


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

35:48


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

38:17


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

18:29


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

27:59


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

32:49


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

30:04


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

47:52