Ghent Planning Congress 1913
Premier Congrès International et Exposition Comparée des Villes
|Series title:||Studies in International Planning History Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
The Ghent congress on town planning was the first genuinely international conference to address all aspects of civic life and design. Attended by representatives of 22 governments and 150 cities, as well as by hundreds of architects, planners, politicians, and scientists, it marked the culmination of a series of events which helped to form the world of town planning at the start of the twentieth century.
Ghent illustrates three key themes for the history of town planning....