ISBN-10:
0156180359
ISBN-13:
9780156180351
Pub. Date:
10/23/1968
Publisher:
HMH Books
The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects / Edition 1

The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects / Edition 1

by Lewis MumfordLewis Mumford

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Overview


The city’s development from ancient times to the modern age. Winner of the National Book Award. “One of the major works of scholarship of the twentieth century” (Christian Science Monitor). Index; illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780156180351
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 10/23/1968
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 784
Sales rank: 375,638
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.92(d)

About the Author


Lewis Mumford (1895-1990) was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1955 and received the United States Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1964. He is the author of The City in History, The Culture of Cities, Condition of Man, Interpretations and Forecasts, and Sketches from Life.

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