Join Urban Scholar Mary Rowe Discussion of Famed Urban Planner Jane Jacobs

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This month, BookHugger presents Ideas That Matter: The Worlds of Jane Jacobs edited by Max Allen with an introduction by Mary Rowe. Readers can order a discounted copy today and join in a discussion with distinguished urban scholar Mary Rowe on October 20, 2011 at 3pm Eastern."Jane Jacobs," Island Press explains, "is history's most celebrated urban critic...[and] a tireless advocate of vibrant city neighborhoods."

And don't forget, Ideas that Matter is available at a 30% discount to TreeHugger readers. Simply visit Island Press via this link and use the coupon code 2HUG.

This conversation is part of a series of live chats with authors, all part of our BookHugger Book Club. We'll announce the next book in our series soon, so you can have time to read it before our next chat.

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