Garden Cities of To-Morrow / Edition 1

Garden Cities of To-Morrow / Edition 1

by Ebenezer Howard
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0262580020

ISBN-13: 9780262580021

Pub. Date: 03/15/1965

Publisher: MIT Press

Originally published in 1898 as To-Morrow: A Peaceful Path to Real Reform and reissued in 1902 under its present title, Garden Cities of To-Morrow holds a unique place in town planning literature. The book led directly to two experiments in town-founding that have had a profound influence on practical urban development around the world. The book was also

Overview

Originally published in 1898 as To-Morrow: A Peaceful Path to Real Reform and reissued in 1902 under its present title, Garden Cities of To-Morrow holds a unique place in town planning literature. The book led directly to two experiments in town-founding that have had a profound influence on practical urban development around the world. The book was also responsible for the introduction of the term Garden City, and set into motion ideas that helped transform town planning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262580021
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
03/15/1965
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Sales rank:
1,017,565
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction9
I.The Town-Country Magnet20
II.The Revenue of Garden City, and how it is obtained--The Agricultural Estate28
III.The Revenue of Garden City--Town Estate38
IV.The Revenue of Garden City--General Observations on its Expenditure43
V.Further Details of Expenditure on Garden City57
VI.Administration68
VII.Semi-Municipal Enterprise--Local Option--Temperance Reform76
VIII.Pro-Municipal Work86
IX.Some Difficulties Considered94
X.A Unique Combination of Proposals101
XI.The Path followed up114
XII.Social Cities126
XIII.The Future of London141
Index153
Postscript161

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