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By Meghan Bartels / On May 22nd, 2015

Today is the first day of our summer e-book sale! All Island Press e-books are $4.99 on our site and at major electronic retailers until May 29th. With more than 600 e-books included, you can find...

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By Meghan Bartels / On May 1st, 2015

Jan Gehl's work has helped make Copenhagen a city designed at the human scale.

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By Meghan Bartels / On March 20th, 2015

Lightweight interventions and bold public art brought new life and attention to Boston's underwhelming Rose Kennedy Greenway. Photo by Mike Lydon.  

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By Meghan Bartels / On January 9th, 2015

Walden Pond.

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By Timothy Beatley / On January 7th, 2015

Reposted from the Biophilic Cities blog with permission.

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By Meghan Bartels / On December 12th, 2014

Shirlington Library and its adjoining plaza in Arlington, Virginia, after the area's successful redevelopment.

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By Charles R. Wolfe / On November 13th, 2014

Cross-posted from Charles R.

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By Meghan Bartels / On October 16th, 2014

Editor's note: One of the perks of working at Island Press is being able to talk with the scientists, planners, and other people tackling environmental problems. So today we're beginning a new series to introduce you to some of the authors behind our...

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By Charles R. Wolfe / On October 1st, 2014

Cross-posted from Charles R.

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By Meghan Bartels / On September 23rd, 2014

DC's street grid in fine form. Photo by bankbryan, used under...

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