The Resource Cities & people : a social and architectural history, Mark Girouard

Cities & people : a social and architectural history, Mark Girouard

Label
Cities & people : a social and architectural history
Title
Cities & people
Title remainder
a social and architectural history
Statement of responsibility
Mark Girouard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This social and aesthetic history of the world's major cities from antiquity to the present focuses on crucial periods of the cities' past and examines their architecture in light of the men and women who used it
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Girouard, Mark
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT111
LC item number
.G47 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Architecture and society
  • Social history
  • Cities
  • Architecture
  • Cities and towns
  • Histoire sociale
  • Architecture et société
  • Villes
  • Architecture and society
  • Cities and towns
  • Social history
  • Steden
  • Sociale geschiedenis
  • Stedenbouw
  • Stadtsoziologie
  • Planejamento Territorial (Historia)
  • Stadtsoziologie
Label
Cities & people : a social and architectural history, Mark Girouard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: the city reborn -- The revival of the west -- Manufacture, trade, and money -- Church and state -- The texture of life -- Bruges and Venice -- Part 2: the city triumphant -- Rome resplendent -- The rise of the north -- Amsterdam and Paris -- The uses of leisure -- A new scale -- The city as export -- Part 3: the exploding city -- Manchester and the industrial city -- London and the growth of the suburb -- Paris and the boulevards -- America and the birth of the skyscraper -- Cities round the world -- Babylon or Jerusalem -- Epilogue -- Notes to the text -- Photographic acknowledgements -- Index
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780300039689
Lccn
85040461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)12656209
Label
Cities & people : a social and architectural history, Mark Girouard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: the city reborn -- The revival of the west -- Manufacture, trade, and money -- Church and state -- The texture of life -- Bruges and Venice -- Part 2: the city triumphant -- Rome resplendent -- The rise of the north -- Amsterdam and Paris -- The uses of leisure -- A new scale -- The city as export -- Part 3: the exploding city -- Manchester and the industrial city -- London and the growth of the suburb -- Paris and the boulevards -- America and the birth of the skyscraper -- Cities round the world -- Babylon or Jerusalem -- Epilogue -- Notes to the text -- Photographic acknowledgements -- Index
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780300039689
Lccn
85040461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)12656209

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