By Jane Jacobs:

   The Death and Life of Great American Cities,  1961.

   The Economy of Cities,  1970.

   Cities and the Wealth of Nations,  1985.

   Systems of Survival: A Dialogue on the Moral Foundations of Commerce and Politics,  1994.

   The Nature of Economies2001. 

   Dark Age Ahead,  2005.


About Jane Jacobs: 

   Peter L. Laurence,  Becoming Jane Jacobs2016.

   Robert Kanigel, Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs2016.

   Samuel Zipp & Nathan Storring, editors,   Vital Little Plans: The Short Works of Jane Jacobs2016.

   Jane Jacobs, Jane Jacobs: The Last Interview and Other Conversations2016.


For children of all ages: 

   Susan Hughes and Valerie Boivin,  Walking in the City with Jane,  2018


Books on cities, urban planning, walking tours of Ottawa, and walking generally,

   Raymond Biesinger & Alex Bozikovic, 305 Lost Buildings of Canada,  2022

For more books, see Books and Readings