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The Resource How Paris became Paris : the invention of the modern city, Joan DeJean

How Paris became Paris : the invention of the modern city, Joan DeJean

Label
How Paris became Paris : the invention of the modern city
Title
How Paris became Paris
Title remainder
the invention of the modern city
Statement of responsibility
Joan DeJean
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this compelling portrait of a city in transition, Joan DeJean shows that by 1700 Paris had become the capital that would transform forever our conception of the city and of urban life
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeJean, Joan E
Dewey number
944/.361033
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DC729
LC item number
.D39 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • City planning
  • Stadsplanering
  • Frankrike
  • City planning
  • Manners and customs
  • Travel
  • France
Label
How Paris became Paris : the invention of the modern city, Joan DeJean
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Capital of the universe" -- The bridge where Paris became modern: the Pont Neuf -- "Light of the City of Light": the Place des Vosges -- "Enchanted island": the Ile Saint-Louis -- City of revolution: the Fronde -- The open city: the boulevards, parks, and streets of Paris -- City of speed and light: city services that transformed urban life -- Capitale de la mode -- City of finance and new wealth -- City of romance -- Conclusion: Making the city visible: painting and mapping the transformation of Paris
Control code
ocn849212359
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
307 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781608195916
Lccn
2013031527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781608195916
  • (OCoLC)849212359
Label
How Paris became Paris : the invention of the modern city, Joan DeJean
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Capital of the universe" -- The bridge where Paris became modern: the Pont Neuf -- "Light of the City of Light": the Place des Vosges -- "Enchanted island": the Ile Saint-Louis -- City of revolution: the Fronde -- The open city: the boulevards, parks, and streets of Paris -- City of speed and light: city services that transformed urban life -- Capitale de la mode -- City of finance and new wealth -- City of romance -- Conclusion: Making the city visible: painting and mapping the transformation of Paris
Control code
ocn849212359
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
307 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781608195916
Lccn
2013031527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781608195916
  • (OCoLC)849212359

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