Celebrate the architectural diversity of New York City with this detailed LEGO® brick model.
Each set is scaled to give an accurate representation of the comparative size of each structure, with true-to-life color depiction.
The LEGO Architecture Skyline Collection offers models suitable for display in the home and office, and has been developed for all with an interest in travel, architectural culture, history and design.
This building blocks set features the Flatiron Building, Chrysler Building™, Empire State Building, One World Trade Center and the Statue of Liberty, and is finished with a decorative “New York City” nameplate to make the perfect gift.
And in a game with this many players, the worst mistake can be focusing on the wrong threat.
Her powerful abilities can only protect her so far.
Unfortunately, battle training can’t help a beloved friend who’s facing a whole different danger—where the only solution involves one of the biggest risks Sophie and her friends have ever taken.
Sophie Foster doesn’t know what—or whom—to believe.
But when the Neverseen prove that Sophie’s far more vulnerable than she ever imagined, she realizes it’s time to change the rules.
To face down ruthless enemies, she must learn to fight.
And the distraction might be exactly what the villains have been waiting for.
In this unforgettable seventh book in the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling Keeper of the Lost Cities series, Sophie must let the past and present blur together, because the deadliest secrets are always the ones that get erased.
”—Los Angeles Times The City of Angels has played a distinct role in the hearts, minds, and imaginations of millions of people, who see it as the ultimate symbol of the American Dream.
From the Spanish missionary expeditions in the early 1500s to the Golden Age of Hollywood to the strange new world of social media, this collection is a slice of life in L.
What emerges is a vivid tapestry of insights, personal discoveries, and wry observations that together distill the essence of the city.
With excerpts from the writing of Ray Bradbury • Edgar Rice Burroughs • Octavia E.
Scott Fitzgerald • Allen Ginsberg • Dashiell Hammett • Charlton Heston • Zora Neale Hurston • Christopher Isherwood • John Lennon • H.
Mencken • Anaïs Nin • Sylvia Plath • Ronald Reagan • Joan Rivers • James Thurber • Dalton Trumbo • Evelyn Waugh • Tennessee Williams • P.
Wodehouse • and many moreAdvance praise for Dear Los Angeles“This book’s a brilliant constellation, spread out over a few centuries and five thousand square miles.
”—Jonathan Lethem“[A] scintillating collection of letters and diary entries .
“Los Angeles is refracted in all its irreducible, unexplainable glory.
David Kipen, a cultural historian and avid scholar of Los Angeles, has scoured libraries, archives, and private estates to assemble a kaleidoscopic view of a truly unique city.
The pieces are arranged by date—January 1st to December 31st—featuring selections from different decades and centuries.
As sprawling and magical as the city itself, Dear Los Angeles is a fascinating, must-have collection for everyone in, from, or touched by Southern California.
Butler • Italo Calvino • Winston Churchill • Noël Coward • Simone De Beauvoir • James Dean • T.
Eliot • William Faulkner • Lawrence Ferlinghetti • Richard Feynman • F.
A rich mosaic of diary entries and letters from Marilyn Monroe, Cesar Chavez, Susan Sontag, Albert Einstein, and many more, this is the story of Los Angeles as told by locals, transplants, and some just passing through.
Each tiny entry pins the reality of the great unreal city of Angels to a moment in human time—moments enthralled, appalled, jubilant, suffering, gossiping or bragging—and it turns out, there’s no better way to paint a picture of the place.
This award-winning science fiction classic explores a far-future world inhabited by intelligent canines who pass down the tales of their human forefathers.
But they now face serious threats from their own and other dimensions, perhaps the most dangerous of all being the reawakened remnants of a warlike race called “Man.
With the aid of Jenkins, an ageless service robot, the dogs live in a world of harmony and peace.
” In the Golden Age of Isaac Asimov and Robert A.
Simak’s writing blazed as brightly as anyone’s in the science fiction firmament.
Thousands of years have passed since humankind abandoned the city—first for the countryside, then for the stars, and ultimately for oblivion—leaving their most loyal animal companions alone on Earth.
Granted the power of speech centuries earlier by the revered Bruce Webster, the intelligent, pacifist dogs are the last keepers of human history, raising their pups with bedtime stories, passed down through generations, of the lost “websters” who gave them so much but will never return.
Winner of the International Fantasy Award, City is a magnificent literary metropolis filled with an astonishing array of interlinked stories and structures—at once dystopian, transcendent, compassionate, and visionary.
The Stern-Berger Majoria is a welcome addition to your bus fleet and an excellent choice for inner city routesTrolley buses are an excellent way to use electricity instead of pricey gasoline.
A larger version for crowded routes and a smaller version to save some fuel.
This makes it even easier for passengers to change vehicles.
Cities in Motion 2Cities in Motion 2 (CIM2) is the sequel to the popular mass transit simulation game Cities in Motion.
CIM2 introduces new features including multiplayer game modes, day and night cycles, timetables and dynamic cities.
Affordable transportation brings middle class housing and work places, while more expensive and exotic choices bring high end businesses.
Tackle rush hour by managing transportation timetables and meeting the needs of the citizens.
System Requirements Minimum Specifications: OS: OSX Snow Leopard 10.
Both are sleek, modern models with excellent stats Enhance your gameplay with an all new depot type! Now trams, buses and trolley buses can share the same station stops.
A smaller station for less crowded routes, and a larger one to handle heavy traffic are included.
Build, manage and lead your transportation network to provide cities with their ever changing needs.
Building the transportation network will directly affect how the city grows.
Take advantage of many different types of vehicles including buses, trams, ferries and more.
Use the newly implemented bus lanes to build efficient traffic free roadways.
Pre-Order offer:Pre-order Cities in Motion 2 and receive Cities in Motion 2: Modern CollectionCities in Motion 2: Modern Collection The Modern Collection has everything you need to take your fleet to the next level.
This massive addition includes two variations of a popular tram as well as a bus, trolleybus and water bus! Also included are two new depots that allows trams, buses and trolley buses to share the same station.
This new trolley bus has top notch attributes with a fresh, modern design Surf the waves! The all new Donau Leaper is a smart little boat that can bring lots of new choices to building water bus lines A new tram in two variations.
Features:Dynamic citiesPlayer’s choices effect city growthDay and night cycleManage the timetables Multiplayer with both co-operative and competitive modesCampaign and sandbox modesRequires Steam Client to activate.
3 Processor: 2 GHz Dual core RAM: 3 GB Hard Drive: 2 GB Video Card: nVIDIA GeForce 8800, 512 MB RAM orATI Radeon HD 3850, 512 MB RAM Additional Info: Unknown System Requirements:Supported OS: Mac OS XProcessor: none specifiedRAM: none specifiedHard Disk: none specifiedVideo Card: none specified.
From the publisher of The Endless City and Living in the Endless City.
An authoritative – and fascinating – investigation into the spatial and social dynamics of cities at a global scaleShaping Cities in an Urban Age is the third addition to Phaidon’s hugely successful Urban Age series, published in collaboration with the London School of Economics (LSE) and the Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft (AHG).
Generously illustrated with photographs, visual data, and statistics, and featuring a series of essays written by leading people in their fields, Shaping Cities in an Urban Age addresses our most urgent contemporary and future urban issues by examining a set of key forces that have combined to create the city as we know it today.
A mystery killer, garbed in a black trench coat and fedora hat, is stalking the streets of Toronto, murdering seemingly random people in a variety gruesome ways.
As the body count grows, a renegade detective makes a shocking discovery: all of the victims had AIDS.
Special Features: Reversible Cover Cameron Scholes On City in Panic Producer Peter Wilson Stills Gallery Trailers for other Massacre Video Titles .
As he delves deeper into the investigation, more secrets are revealed, leading to a shocking twist no one thought possible! Shot as The AIDS Murders, Massacre Video presents lurid hybrid of Mario Bava-esque giallo and 80s slasher sleaze on DVD, digitally transferred from its original edited master.
In the first novel, They Shall Have Stars, man has thoroughly explored the Solar System, yet the dream of going even further seems to have died in all but one man.
In A Life for the Stars, it is centuries later and antigravity generations have enabled whole cities to lift off the surface of the earth to become galactic wanderers.
In the final novel, The Triumph of Time, historyrepeats itself as the cities once again journey back in to space making a terrifying discovery which could destroy the entire Universe.
His battle to realize his dream results in two momentous discoveries anti-gravity and the secret of immortality.
In Earthman, Come Home, the nomadic cities revert to barbarism and marauding rogue cities begin to pose a threat to all civilized worlds.
A serious andhaunting vision of our world and its limits, Cities in Flight marks the return to print of one of science fiction’s most inimitable writers.
Long out of print, the science fiction masterpiece by Hugo Award-winning writer James BlishOriginally published in four volumes nearlyfifty years ago, Cities in Flight brings together the famed “Okie novels” of science fiction master James Blish.
Named after the migrant workers of America’s Dust Bowl, these novels convey Blish’s “history of the future,” a brilliant and bleak look at a world where cities roam the Galaxy looking for work and a sustainable way of life.