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Published: 29 January 2009

428 Pages | 3 maps


ISBN: 9780198700548

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European Cities and Towns


Peter Clark

  • Analyses the roller coaster ride of European urbanization from the fall of the Roman empire right through to the dawn of the 21st century
  • Looks at both regional trends from across Europe and also at the widely differing fortunes of individual cities
  • Takes a wide-angled view of Europe, looking at both northern and eastern Europe as well as the city systems of the Mediterranean and Western Europe
  • Encompasses the economic, social, cultural and political spheres of urban development

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