Planning Twentieth Century Capital Cities

1st Edition

David Gordon

Published October 15, 2009
Reference - 320 Pages - 150 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780415557344 - CAT# Y104438
Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

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The twentieth century witnessed an unprecedented increase in the number of capital cities worldwide. This book explores what makes capital cities different from other cities, why their planning is unique, and why there is such variety from one city to another.

For anyone with an interest in urban planning and design, architectural, planning and urban history, urban geography, or simply capital cities and why they are what they are, this book will be the key source book for a long time to come.


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