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Title Planning Latin America's capital cities, 1850-1950 / edited by Arturo Almandoz.
Published Abingdon, Oxon, [UK] ; New York, NY : Routledge, c2010.
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 Floor2  HT169.L3 P53 2010    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xii, 282 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series Planning, history, and the environment series.
Note Originally published: London: Routledge, 2002.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Urbanization and urbanism in Latin America : from Haussmann to CIAM / Arturo Almandoz -- I. CAPITALS OF THE BOOMING ECONOMIES -- Buenos Aires : a great European city / Ramón Gutiérrez -- Time of the capitals : Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo : words, actors and plans / Margareth da Silva Pereira -- Cities within the city : urban and architectural transfers in Santiago de Chile, 1840-1940 / Ferndando Pérez Oyarzun, José Rosas Vera -- II. EARLY VICEREGAL CAPITALS -- Urban development of Mexico City, 1850-1930 / Carol McMichael Reese -- Script of urban surgery : Lima, 1850-1940 / Gabriel Ramón -- Havana, from Tacón to Forestier / Roberto Segre -- Caracas : territory, architecture and urban space / Lorenzo González Casas -- Urbanism, architecture, and cultural transformations in San José, Costa Rica, 1850-1930 / Florencia Quesada -- Conclusions / Arturo Almandoz.
Subject Capitals (Cities) -- Latin America -- History.
City planning -- Latin America -- History.
Urbanization -- Latin America -- History.
Related Names Almandoz Marte, Arturo, 1960-
ISBN 9780415553087 (pbk.)
0415553083 (pbk.)
OCLC number 423588068