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Published: 30 March 2000

352 Pages | numerous halftones and line illustrations


ISBN: 9780198601173

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The English Urban Landscape

Edited by Philip Waller

  • A compact and authoritative historical survey of English urban landscapes
  • Covers settlements from Roman times to the present day, focusing particularly on the last two centuries
  • Explores central issues of modern urban life, from sex and shopping to council estates and transport links
  • Written by 15 distinguished historians, all experts in their fields
  • Cameo features on points of particular interest, from Potteries towns to the urban detective
  • Richly illustrated with 130 black-and-white integrated illustrations

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