Theatre of Conflict, City of Hope

Mumbai 1660 to Present Times
Author(s): 
Dossal, Mariam
ISBN: 
9780198064381
Date published: 
April 2010
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

Strongly grounded in primary sources, this comprehensive volume traces the radical transformation of Bombay from an agrarian settlement in seventeenth century to a megalopolis in present times. It explores the land use patterns and urban planning of the city over a long time span.