Book ID: CBB000770196

Shock Cities: The Environmental Transformation and Reform of Manchester and Chicago (2005)

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Platt, Harold L. (Author)


University of Chicago Press


Publication Date: 2005
Physical Details: xvi + 628 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

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Review Stine, Jeffrey K. (2006) Review of "Shock Cities: The Environmental Transformation and Reform of Manchester and Chicago". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (p. 579). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Wyke, Terry
Mosley, Stephen
Washington, Sylvia Hood
Platt, Harold L.
Morrison-Low, A. D.
Morrison-Low, Alison D.
Journals
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Ethics, Place and Environment
Engineering Studies
Economic History Review
French Historical Studies
Publishers
MIT Press
Edizioni ETS
White Horse Press
Lexington Books
Ashgate
Cambridge University Press
Concepts
Urban history
Urban planning
Environmental sciences
Environmental history
Industrial revolution
Urbanization
People
Jacobs, Jane
Geddes, Patrick
Roster, Giacomo
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
20th century, early
18th century
20th century, late
Places
Chicago (Illinois, U.S.)
United States
Manchester (England)
Great Britain
England
New York City (New York, U.S.)
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