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The great cities in history

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The great cities in history edited by John Julius Norwich. Published by Thames and Hudson 2009. Hardback with dust jacket . In very good condition

From the origins of urbanization in Mesopotamia to the global metropolises of today, great cities have marked the development of human civilization. The Great Cities in History tells their stories, from Urge and Memphis to Tokyo and São Paolo. A galaxy of distinguished contributors evoke the character of each place - its people, its art and architecture, its government - and explain the reasons for its success. Richly illustrated with photographs, paintings, maps and plans, this volume is nothing less that a portrait of world civilization.

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Author(s):
Norwich J
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
26x20x3cm
Edition:
2009 edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0500251541
ISBN-13:
9780500251546
Number of pages:
304
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Title:
The great cities in history

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The great cities in history edited by John Julius Norwich. Published by Thames and Hudson 2009. Hardback with dust jacket . In very good condition

From the origins of urbanization in Mesopotamia to the global metropolises of today, great cities have marked the development of human civilization. The Great Cities in History tells their stories, from Urge and Memphis to Tokyo and São Paolo. A galaxy of distinguished contributors evoke the character of each place - its people, its art and architecture, its government - and explain the reasons for its success. Richly illustrated with photographs, paintings, maps and plans, this volume is nothing less that a portrait of world civilization.

Author(s):
Norwich J
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
26x20x3cm
Edition:
2009 edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0500251541
ISBN-13:
9780500251546
Number of pages:
304
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Title:
The great cities in history

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