The Making of Urban America: A History of City Planning in the United States / Edition 1

The Making of Urban America: A History of City Planning in the United States / Edition 1

by John William Reps
     
 

ISBN-10: 0691006180

ISBN-13: 9780691006185

Pub. Date: 06/15/1992

Publisher: Princeton University Press

This comprehensive survey of urban growth in America has become a standard work in the field. From the early colonial period to the First World War, John Reps explores to what extent city planning has been rooted in the nation's tradition, showing the extent of European influence on early communities. Illustrated by over three hundred reproductions of maps, plans,

Overview

This comprehensive survey of urban growth in America has become a standard work in the field. From the early colonial period to the First World War, John Reps explores to what extent city planning has been rooted in the nation's tradition, showing the extent of European influence on early communities. Illustrated by over three hundred reproductions of maps, plans, and panoramic views, this book presents hundreds of American cities and the unique factors affecting their development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691006185
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
06/15/1992
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
10.34(w) x 8.38(h) x 1.54(d)

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