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Envisioning the city : six studies in urban cartography

Author: David Buisseret
Publisher: Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press, 1998.
Series: Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., lectures in the history of cartography at the Newberry Library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Everyone who lives in a city sees it differently. This text explores how these different points of view have been expressed in city plans throughout history, using such examples as 17th-century maps  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Maps
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Buisseret
ISBN: 0226079937 9780226079936
OCLC Number: 185632699
Description: xiii, 181 s. : illustrations, maps, plans ; 25 cm.
Contents: Editor's Note Introduction by David Buisseret 1: Mapping the Chinese City: The Image and the Reality Nancy Shatzman Steinhardt 2: Mapping the City: Ptolemy's Geography in the Renaissance Naomi Miller 3: Urbs and Civitas in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Spain Richard L. Kagan 4: Military Architecture and Cartography in the Design of the Early Modern City Martha Pollak 5: Modeling Cities in Early Modern Europe David Buisseret 6: The Plan of Chicago by Daniel H. Burnham and Edward H. Bennett: Cartographic and Historical Perspectives Gerald A. Danzer Contributors Index
Series Title: Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., lectures in the history of cartography at the Newberry Library.
Responsibility: edited by David Buisseret.

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