The Oxford Handbook of Cities in World History

Author(s): 
Clark, Peter
ISBN: 
9780199589531
Date published: 
February 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£95.00

In 2008 for the first time the majority of the planet's inhabitants lived in cities and towns. Becoming globally urban has been one of mankind's greatest collective achievements over time. Written by leading scholar, this is the first detailed survey of the world's cities and towns from ancient times to the present day.