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Haussman or the Distinction

Haussman or the Distinction( )
Author: LaFarge, Paul
ISBN:978-0-374-16833-9
Publication Date:Sep 2001
Publisher:Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $24.00
Book Description:

"Baron Georges-Eugene Haussmann, who demolished and rebuilt Paris in the middle of the nineteenth century, was the first urbanist of the modem era - and perhaps the greatest. He presided over two decades of riches, peace, and progress in a city the likes of which no one had ever seen before, with boulevards monumentally conceived and brilliantly lit, clean water, public transportation, and sewers that were the envy of every nation in the world. Yet there is a story that, on his...
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Book Details
Pages:384
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / Lifestyles / City & Town Life
Fiction / Fantasy / Historical
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.25 x 1.11 Inches
Book Weight:1.3 Pounds



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