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  • Leisure and the Changing City 1870 - 1914 (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Helen Meller

    By the late nineteenth century, the city had become the dominant social environment of Britain, with the majority of the population living in large cities, often with over 100, 000 inhabitants. The central concern of this book, first published in 1976, is to assess how successful the late…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge

  • Model Estate (Routledge Revivals)

    Planned Housing at Quarry Hill Leeds, 1st Edition

    By Alison Ravetz

    Quarry Hill Flats, once both the pride and shame of its city of Leeds, was an iconic Modernist symbol of the 1930s. It marked the first use of a prefabricated building system for a large-scale council estate, replacing a notorious slum. But it lasted barely a generation – its complete demolition…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Remaking Cities (Routledge Revivals)

    Contradictions of the Recent Urban Environment, 1st Edition

    By Alison Ravetz

    This book, published in 1980, is an iconoclastic account of one of the pillars of the welfare state, British town and country planning, between 1945 and 1975. Always a fine balance between central control and market forces, it was challenged by strains within and between the environmental…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Twentieth-Century Suburbs

    A Morphological Approach, 1st Edition

    By C.M.H Carr, J.W.R Whitehand

    **This book was originally printed as a hardback in 2001. The paperback released in 2014 is a reprint of the original** Garden suburbs were the almost universal form of urban growth in the English-speaking world for most of the twentieth century. Their introduction was probably the most fundamental…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Lewis Mumford and Patrick Geddes

    The Correspondence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank G. Novak Jr.

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2014-02-18
    Routledge

  • Planning for Retail Development

    A Critical View of the British Experience, 1st Edition

    By Clifford Guy

    Written by a leading expert in the field, this is the first thorough critical review of retail planning policy in Britain (including Scotland and Wales). It covers recent changes in government policy and guidance, and examines retail policy within a broader economic and social context. Planning for…

    Paperback – 2013-10-25
    Routledge

  • Garden Cities of To-Morrow

    1st Edition

    By Ebenezer Howard

    Edited by F.J. Osborn

    Originally published in 1898 as To-Morrow: A peaceful path to reform, "the book", writes F.J. Osborn "holds a unique place in town planning literature, is cited in all planning bibliographies, stands on the shelves of the more important libraries, and is alluded to in most books on planning; yet…

    Paperback – 2013-03-04
    Routledge

  • The Place of Home

    English domestic environments, 1914-2000, 1st Edition

    By Alison Ravetz, Professor Alison Ravetz, R. Turkington

    **This book was originally printed as a hardback in 1995.  The paperback released in 2011 is a reprint of the original** A comprehensive and in-depth history of the 20th century English home, how it has been created, and how it works for people. It focuses on the various influences bearing on…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • From Garden Cities to New Towns

    Campaigning for Town and Country Planning 1899-1946, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Hardy

    **Please note that the 2011 paperback is an exact reprint of the original hardback which was released in 1991**  This book offers a detailed record of one of the world's oldest environmental pressure groups. It raises questions about the capacity of pressure groups to influence policy; and…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • From New Towns to Green Politics

    Campaigning for Town and Country Planning 1946-1990, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Hardy

    **Please note that the 2011 paperback is an exact reprint of the original hardback which was released in 1991**   From the 1940s to the 1990s From New Towns to Green Politics charts the course of successive issues and campaigns - from the reconstruction of Britain's war-torn cities, to the…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Planning and Urban Growth in Nordic Countries

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Hall

    **This book was originally printed as a hardback in 1991. The paperback released in 2011 is a reprint of the original**Planning and Urban Growth in Nordic Countries examines urban development and planning in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Emphasis is on the period from the mid-nineteenth…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Cultural and Heritage Tourism in Asia and the Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux, Dallen Timothy, Kaye Chon

    The Asia Pacific region’s enormous diversity of living cultures and preserved heritage sites has significant appeal to many tourists. However tourism has grown so rapidly that many issues associated with the incorporation of cultural and heritage experiences in tourist itineraries (such as…

    Paperback – 2009-02-20
    Routledge

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