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Posted 09.12.09 | PERMALINK | ESSAY

Chris Reed: The Infrastructural City

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Infrastructural City
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1: The River

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ABOUT THE ESSAY

The Infrastructural City
Los Angeles depends upon vast infrastructural systems that are breathtakingly powerful, yet vulnerable to disruption, even disaster. Landscape architect Chris Reed reviews The Infrastructural City.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Chris Reed is the founding principal of Stoss and Associate Professor in Practice of Landscape Architecture at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
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