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Published: 15 April 2009

432 Pages | 3 maps

ISBN: 9780199562732

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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