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The city in South Asia / James Heitzman
Bib ID 4538976
Format BookBook
Author
Heitzman, James, 1950-2008
 
Description London ; New York : Routledge, 2008 
xv, 283 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9780415343558
0415343550
9780203483282
0203483286
Series

Asia's great cities.

Full contents
  • The ancient heritage
  • The sacred city and the fort
  • Emporiums, empire, and the early colonial presence
  • Space, economy and public culture in the colonial city
  • Languages of space in the contemporary city.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-255) and index.

Subjects Cities and towns -- South Asia -- History.  |  City planning -- South Asia -- History.  |  Vernacular architecture -- South Asia -- History.  |  South Asia -- History.

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