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The Resource Metropolis : ten cities, ten centuries, by Albert Lorenz with Joy Schleh

Metropolis : ten cities, ten centuries, by Albert Lorenz with Joy Schleh

Label
Metropolis : ten cities, ten centuries
Title
Metropolis
Title remainder
ten cities, ten centuries
Statement of responsibility
by Albert Lorenz with Joy Schleh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this history, each century is examined through the perspective of a city that helped define the age. Maps drawn from a bird's eye's point of view introduce each chapter, then follows a dramatic historical event which represents the spirit of the age under examination. Forming a two-page border around this main illustration is a selective international chronicle of the century's key historical, cultural, scientific and technological events
Cataloging source
RPD
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1941-
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Lorenz, Albert
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HT113
  • NA2707
LC item number
  • .L67 1996
  • .L67 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schleh, Joy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Architecture and society
  • Civilization
  • Architectural drawing
  • Gama, Vasco da
  • London (England)
  • Japan
  • Vienna (Austria)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Metropolis : ten cities, ten centuries, by Albert Lorenz with Joy Schleh
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jerusalem, 11th century -- Paris, 12th century -- A Mongol tent city, 13th century -- Koblenz, 14th century -- Voyage of discovery, 15th century -- Florence, 16th century -- Osaka, 17th century -- Vienna, 18th century -- London, 19th century -- New York, 20th century
Control code
ocm35832482
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780810942844
Lccn
96083709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)35832482
Label
Metropolis : ten cities, ten centuries, by Albert Lorenz with Joy Schleh
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jerusalem, 11th century -- Paris, 12th century -- A Mongol tent city, 13th century -- Koblenz, 14th century -- Voyage of discovery, 15th century -- Florence, 16th century -- Osaka, 17th century -- Vienna, 18th century -- London, 19th century -- New York, 20th century
Control code
ocm35832482
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780810942844
Lccn
96083709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)35832482
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