Cities of destiny / Arnold Toynbee [and others] Edited by Arnold Toynbee.


New York : McGraw-Hill, [1967] .

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Subjects Cities and towns.
Villes.
Description 376 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits (some color) ; 36 cm
Copyright Date [1967]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 362-371).
Summary A reference book about cities of the world.
Contents INTRODUCTION -- CITIES IN HISTORY -- PART ONE: THE CITY-STATE Athens in the age of Pericles / Sir Maurice Bowra -- Quattrocento Venice / J.R. Hale -- Medicean Florence / Harold Acton -- Goethe's Weimar / W.H. Bruford -- PART TWO: CAPITAL CITIES -- Alexandria under the Ptolemies / Claire Preaux -- The Rome of the Antonines / Jerome Carcopino -- Changan / Arthur F. Wright -- Christian Constantinople / Sir Steven Runciman -- Muslim cordoba / A.J. Arberry -- The Paris of Abelard and St Louis / David Douglas -- Mexico-Tenochtitlan / Ignacio Bernal -- Shah Abbas's Isfahan / Laurence Lockhart -- Mughal Delhi and Agra / Percival Spear -- Eighteenth-century St Petersburg / Tamara Talbot Rice -- Vienna under Metternich / Alan Pryce-Jones
Network Numbers (OCoLC)487186
(OCoLC)ocm00487186
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WorldCat Identities Toynbee, Arnold, 1889-1975.
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