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The Resource The Plan of Chicago : Daniel Burnham and the remaking of the American city, Carl Smith, (electronic book)

The Plan of Chicago : Daniel Burnham and the remaking of the American city, Carl Smith, (electronic book)

Label
The Plan of Chicago : Daniel Burnham and the remaking of the American city
Title
The Plan of Chicago
Title remainder
Daniel Burnham and the remaking of the American city
Statement of responsibility
Carl Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Arguably the most influential document in the history of urban planning, Daniel Burnham's 1909 Plan of Chicago, coauthored by Edward Bennett and produced in collaboration with the Commercial Club of Chicago, proposed many of the city's most distinctive features, including its lakefront parks and roadways, the Magnificent Mile, and Navy Pier. Carl Smith's fascinating history reveals the Plan's central role in shaping the ways people envision the cityscape and urban life itself. Smith's concise and accessible narrative begins with a survey of Chicago's stunning rise from a tiny frontier settleme
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Smith, Carl S
Dewey number
711/.40977311
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA737.B85
LC item number
S65 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Burnham, Daniel Hudson
  • Burnham, Daniel Hudson
Label
The Plan of Chicago : Daniel Burnham and the remaking of the American city, Carl Smith, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-173) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Planning before the plan. -- Antecedents and inspirations. -- The city the planners saw. -- The plan comes together. -- Creating the plan. -- Reading the plan. -- Promotion. -- Implementation. -- Heritage
Control code
ebr10317922
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 183 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226764719
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Plan of Chicago : Daniel Burnham and the remaking of the American city, Carl Smith, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-173) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Planning before the plan. -- Antecedents and inspirations. -- The city the planners saw. -- The plan comes together. -- Creating the plan. -- Reading the plan. -- Promotion. -- Implementation. -- Heritage
Control code
ebr10317922
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 183 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226764719
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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