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Top 10s

December 25, 2011, 7am PST
Archinect's John Cary compiles a comprehensive list of most forward-thinking designs in 2011 that have impacted people's lives, and the way they interact with the built environment.
December 22, 2011, 12pm PST
From Braddock, Pennsylvania to Beijing, Nate Berg offers his favorite articles about cities published in 2011.
The Atlantic Cities
September 21, 2011, 11am PDT complies a list of cities that have strong book store cultures. The list looks at the volume of bookstores in a city and hallmark independent bookstores.
July 4, 2011, 5am PDT
This top 10 list from Grist highlights the global cities best prepared to handle climate change.
December 4, 2010, 11am PST
Norman Weinstein of The Architectural Record selects his favorite architecture books of the year, which range from a coming-of-age memoir to a treatise on Turkish art and architecture.
November 22, 2010, 9am PST
Planetizen is pleased to release its ninth annual list of the ten best books in urban planning, design and development published in 2010. This year's selection includes some big names, some big ideas -- and a book called "Toilet."
Abhijeet Chavan, Chris Steins, Tim Halbur, George Haugh, Emily Laetz, Lynn Vande Stouwe
November 9, 2010, 10am PST
Joel Kotkin hypothesizes as to which cities will emerge from the recession stronger than ever.
New Geography
December 9, 2009, 12pm PST
Norman Weinstein, architecture writer for The Christian Science Monitor, picks his top ten books on architecture that came out in 2009.