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    DescriptionTime and Place -- Timeplace -- is a continuum of the mind, as fundamental as the spacetime that may be the ultimate reality of the material world.Kevin Lynch's book deals with this human sense of time, a biological rhythm that may follow a different beat from that dictated by external, "official," "objective" timepieces. The center of his interest is on how this innate sense affects the ways we view and change -- or conserve, or destroy -- our physical environment, especially in the cities.


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    Title
    What Time is This Place?
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Kevin Lynch
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 287
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 17 mm
    Weight: 408 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780262620321
    ISBN 10: 0262620324
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27440
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ARC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.5
    BIC subject category V2: AM, RNT
    DC21: 304.2
    Ingram Subject Code: SO
    Libri: I-SO
    Abridged Dewey: 720
    B&T General Subject: 130
    BISAC V2.8: SOC026000
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: ARC010000
    DC22: 301.24
    LC classification: CB155 .L95
    Thema V1.0: AM, RNT
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Illustrations note
    107
    Publisher
    MIT Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    MIT Press
    Publication date
    15 October 1976
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge, Mass.
    Author Information
    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.
    Review quote
    "This book is highly recommended." -- Planning