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Cities Are Good for You

The Genius of the Metropolis

by Leo Hollis

Hardcover, 407 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $28 |

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Cities Are Good for You
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The Genius of the Metropolis
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Leo Hollis

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A rallying argument in favor of urban living combines anecdotes, scientific studies, and other sources to demonstrate how cities promote healthier lifestyles, environmental safety, and greater opportunities for the future.