Copenhagenize: The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mikael Colville Andersen

Copenhagenize: The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mikael Colville Andersen year 2018
  • Book name: Copenhagenize: The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism
  • Author: Mikael Colville Andersen
  • Release date: 2018/5/25
  • Publisher: ISLAND PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Business, Finance and Law
  • ISBN: 9781610919388
  • Rating: 9.83 of 10
  • Votes: 449
  • Review by: Tristan Steinberg
  • Review rating: 8.9 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/29
  • Total pages: 264
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The bicycle enjoyed a starring role in urban history over a century ago, but now it is back, stronger than ever. It is the single most important tool for improving our cities. Designing around it is the most efficient way to make our cities life-sized-to scale cities for humans. It is time to cement the bicycle firmly in the urban narrative in US and global cities. Enter urban designer Mikael Colville-Andersen. He has worked for dozens of global cities on bicycle planning, strategy, infrastructure design, and communication. He is known around the world for his colorful personality and enthusiasm for the role of bike in urban design. In Copenhagenize, he shows cities how to effectively and profitably re-establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form of transportation. Building on his popular blog of the same name, Copenhagenize offers vivid project descriptions, engaging stories, and best practices, alongside beautiful and informative visuals to show how to make the bicycle an easy, preferred part of everyday urban life.Copenhagenize will serve as inspiration for everyone working to get the bicycle back into our cities. It will give planners and designers the ammunition to push back against the Automobile Age and convince the skeptics of the value of the life-sized city. This is not a guide on how to become Copenhagen, but how to learn from the successes and failures (yes, failures) of Copenhagen and other cities around the world that are striving to become more livable. We need to act in order to save our cities-and us-from ourselves. Copenhagenize shows the path forward.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 17H27M11S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Manufacturing Industries, Transport Industries, Urban & Municipal Planning, Urban Communities, City & Town Planning - Architectural Aspects, Transport Planning & Policy
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 34.09 USD
  • Dimensions: 203x229x22.86mm
  • Weight: 771.11g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Washington, United States
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