The Resource The city assembled : the elements of urban form through history, Spiro Kostof with the collaboration of Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias

The city assembled : the elements of urban form through history, Spiro Kostof with the collaboration of Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias

Label
The city assembled : the elements of urban form through history
Title
The city assembled
Title remainder
the elements of urban form through history
Statement of responsibility
Spiro Kostof with the collaboration of Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kostof, Spiro
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT111
LC item number
.K625 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Ciudades y pueblos
  • Villes
  • Vie urbaine
  • Urbanisme
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Stedenbouw
Label
The city assembled : the elements of urban form through history, Spiro Kostof with the collaboration of Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Bulfinch Press book."
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
ONE: THE CITY EDGE -- Preliminaries -- The Walled Edge -- Meeting the Water -- On the Periphery -- The Open City -- The Soft Edge of Suburbia -- TWO: URBAN DIVISIONS -- The Sovereign District -- God in the City -- Pagus Mercatorum -- Keeping Apart -- THREE: PUBLIC PLACES -- The Nature of Public Places -- The Distribution of Public Places -- Matters of Size -- Typologies -- Public Parks -- The Public Places of Today -- FOUR: THE STREET -- The Street as a Public Place -- The Design of Streets -- Some Street Types -- The Advent of the Modernist Street -- FIVE: URBAN PROCESSES -- The Fall and Rise of Cities -- Disasters and Their Aftermaths -- The Destruction of War -- Haussmannization -- Incremental Changes -- Process Against Conservation: The Life of Urban Form
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st North American ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780821219300
Lccn
92053424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26131149
  • (OCoLC)ocm26131149
Label
The city assembled : the elements of urban form through history, Spiro Kostof with the collaboration of Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias
Publication
Note
"A Bulfinch Press book."
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
ONE: THE CITY EDGE -- Preliminaries -- The Walled Edge -- Meeting the Water -- On the Periphery -- The Open City -- The Soft Edge of Suburbia -- TWO: URBAN DIVISIONS -- The Sovereign District -- God in the City -- Pagus Mercatorum -- Keeping Apart -- THREE: PUBLIC PLACES -- The Nature of Public Places -- The Distribution of Public Places -- Matters of Size -- Typologies -- Public Parks -- The Public Places of Today -- FOUR: THE STREET -- The Street as a Public Place -- The Design of Streets -- Some Street Types -- The Advent of the Modernist Street -- FIVE: URBAN PROCESSES -- The Fall and Rise of Cities -- Disasters and Their Aftermaths -- The Destruction of War -- Haussmannization -- Incremental Changes -- Process Against Conservation: The Life of Urban Form
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st North American ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780821219300
Lccn
92053424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26131149
  • (OCoLC)ocm26131149

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