Compact City by Elizabeth Burton
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Compact City
By Elizabeth Burton

The Compact City

A Sustainable Urban Form?

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Compact City by Elizabeth Burton

Book Description

This book presents the latest thinking on the benefits and dangers of higher density urban living. It offers diverse opinions and research, from a wide range of disciplines, and gives an insight into both the theoretical debate and the practical challenges surrounding the compact city. Essential reading for anyone with an interest in sustainable urban development.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780419213000
ISBN-10: 0419213007
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 189mm x 21mm)
Pages: 360
Imprint: Spon Press
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 21-Mar-1996
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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