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The Resource The making of urban America : a history of city planning in the United States, by John W. Reps

The making of urban America : a history of city planning in the United States, by John W. Reps

Label
The making of urban America : a history of city planning in the United States
Title
The making of urban America
Title remainder
a history of city planning in the United States
Statement of responsibility
by John W. Reps
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reps, John William
Dewey number
711.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
  • NA9105
  • HT123
LC item number
  • .R45
  • .R4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
NA 9030
NLM item number
R425m 1965
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • City planning
  • City planning
  • City Planning
  • City planning
  • United States
  • Geschichte
  • Verstädterung
  • USA
  • USA
  • City planning
Label
The making of urban America : a history of city planning in the United States, by John W. Reps
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 545-562) 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
Preface -- European planning on the eve of American colonization -- The Spanish towns of Colonial America -- The towns of New France -- Town planning in the Tidewater Colonies -- New towns in a New England -- New Amsterdam, Philadelphia, and towns of the Middle Colonies -- Colonial towns of Carolina and Georgia -- Pioneer cities of the Ohio Valley -- Planning the national capital -- Boulevard Baroque and diagonal designs -- Gridiron cities and checkerboard plans -- Cemeteries, parks, and suburbs: picturesque planning in the romantic style -- Cities for sale: land speculation in American planning -- Towns by the tracks -- The towns the companies built -- Cities of Zion: the planning of utopian and religious communities -- Minor towns and mutant plans -- Chicago Fair and capital city: the rebirth of American urban planning
Control code
ocm01130801
Dimensions
23 x 28 cm
Extent
xv, 574 pages
Isbn
9780691006185
Lccn
63023414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o01130801
  • (OCoLC)01130801
Label
The making of urban America : a history of city planning in the United States, by John W. Reps
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 545-562) 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
Preface -- European planning on the eve of American colonization -- The Spanish towns of Colonial America -- The towns of New France -- Town planning in the Tidewater Colonies -- New towns in a New England -- New Amsterdam, Philadelphia, and towns of the Middle Colonies -- Colonial towns of Carolina and Georgia -- Pioneer cities of the Ohio Valley -- Planning the national capital -- Boulevard Baroque and diagonal designs -- Gridiron cities and checkerboard plans -- Cemeteries, parks, and suburbs: picturesque planning in the romantic style -- Cities for sale: land speculation in American planning -- Towns by the tracks -- The towns the companies built -- Cities of Zion: the planning of utopian and religious communities -- Minor towns and mutant plans -- Chicago Fair and capital city: the rebirth of American urban planning
Control code
ocm01130801
Dimensions
23 x 28 cm
Extent
xv, 574 pages
Isbn
9780691006185
Lccn
63023414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o01130801
  • (OCoLC)01130801

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