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Published: 24 June 2021 (Estimated)

352 Pages | 160 illustrations


ISBN: 9780198792635

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The Making of Our Urban Landscape

Geoffrey Tyack

  • Explains the history of urban development in England over two millennia, from Roman times to the present by focusing on the physical evidence.
  • Based on the author's many years of investigating and teaching about the history of urban architecture and planning in Britain.
  • Looks at the evolution of the English towns and cities as a whole, introducing a new generation of readers to the extraordinary richness and variety of their buildings and explaining how our urban past continues to shape the present.
  • Over 150 illustrations.