Nothing Gained by Overcrowding
Raymond Unwin and Town Planning
|Series title:||Studies in International Planning History Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
In his 1912 pamphlet for the Garden Cities and Town Planning Associationnbsp;nbsp;nbsp;Nothing Gained by Overcrowding, Raymond Unwin set out in detail the lessons learnt from his formidable practical experiencenbsp;in the design and layout of housing: at New Earswick from 1902, Letchworth Garden City from 1905, and most significantly at Hampstead Garden Suburb, where the 'artisans' quarter' 1907-9 was probably his masterwork of spatial design. His interest in minimising the length...