For further reflection: The Prince of Wales wrote his speech after the destruction of The World Trade Towers in New York on September 11th. Compare and contrast his views to others on this site that has collected various cultural and literary thoughts on tall buildings. For more information on the World Trade Towers and rebuilding after 9-11, go to the What is a City? web page on this site as well as to the resources for the reading by Gail Weiss.
Join an on-line salon/debate on the Prince's views on tall buildings in old cities. Hosted by the Congress for New Urbanism.