- Series: Oxford Handbooks
- Hardcover: 912 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (April 6, 2013)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0199589534
- ISBN-13: 978-0199589531
- Product Dimensions: 9.7 x 2.5 x 7.1 inches
- Shipping Weight: 3.7 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
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The Oxford Handbook of Cities in World History (Oxford Handbooks) 1st Edition
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"The nicely crafted and carefully structured chapters provide overviews of the latest urban scholarship, including urban archaeology, urban anthropology, and urbanization theory, replete with current urban data analysis, maps, and charts highlighting past and current urban trends... A must acquisition by any college or university library. Essential." --CHOICE
About the Author
Peter Clark was until recently Professor of European Urban History at the University of Helsinki. Educated at Oxford he was the first director (1985) of the Centre for Urban History at the University of Leicester where he remains Visiting Professor. In 1989 he helped found the European Association for Urban History and he has published or edited over 20 books on urban, social, cultural and environmental history. In 2010 he received an honorary degree from Stockholm University.