• City Life: Urban Expectations in a New World, Witold Rybczynski (1995)
  • Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States, Kenneth T. Jackson (1985)
  • Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal, Eric Schlosser (2001)
  • The City in Mind: Notes on the Urban Condition, James Howard Kunstler (2002)
  • The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America, Erik Larson (2004)


  • Blade Runner, Ridley Scott (1982)
  • New York, PBS (1999)
  • Gangs of New York, Martin Scorsese (2002)
  • Chicago - City of the Century
  • PBS American Experience (2003)