Foreword by HRH The Prince of Wales ix Preface xi Acknowledgments xiii Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION 1 Chapter 2 Historic Streets 48 Chapter 3 Street Systems and Networks 164 Chapter 4 Retrofitted Streets 216 Chapter 5 New Streets 302 Chapter 6 CONCLUSION 362 Afterword by James Howard Kunstler 391 Index 393
Victor Dover , FAICP, is cofounder of Dover, Kohl & Partners Town Planning based in Coral Gables, Florida, a design practice focused on restoring healthy neighborhoods as the basis for sound communities and regions. He is former national chair of the Congress for New Urbanism (CNU) and lead designer of more than 150 neighborhoods, urban revitalization programs, and regional plans across the United States and abroad. John Montague Massengale , AIA, is an architect and urban designer in New York City. He is a board member of the CNU, which has been called "the most important phenomenon to emerge in American architecture in the post--Cold War era" and a former Director of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art. With Robert A. M. Stern, he was coauthor of New York 1900: Metropolitan Architecture and Urbanism 1890--1915 and The Anglo-American Suburb .