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The Resource A new kind of bleak : journeys through urban Britain, Owen Hatherley

A new kind of bleak : journeys through urban Britain, Owen Hatherley

Label
A new kind of bleak : journeys through urban Britain
Title
A new kind of bleak
Title remainder
journeys through urban Britain
Statement of responsibility
Owen Hatherley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hatherley, Owen
Dewey number
306.0941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN385.5
LC item number
.H38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
A new kind of bleak : journeys through urban Britain, Owen Hatherley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-366) and indexes
Contents
Introduction: will there still be building, in the dark times? -- The Thames gateway one of the dark places of the earth -- Teeside: infantilized hercules -- Preston: nothing great but man -- Barrow-in-Furness: diving for pearls -- The metropolitan county of the West Midlands: the patchwork explains, the land is unchanged -- Bristol: the tyranny of structurelessness -- Brighton and Hove: on parade -- Croydon: zone 5 strategy -- Plymouth: fables of the reconstruction -- Oxford: Quadrangle and Banlieue -- Leicester: another middle England -- Lincoln: between two cathedrals -- The valleys: I am a pioneer, they call me primitive -- Edinburgh: capital (it fails us now) -- Aberdeen: where the money went -- From Govan to Cumbernauld: was the solution worse than the problem? -- Belfast: we are not going away -- The City of London: the beginning is nigh
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
li, 382 p.
Isbn
9781844678570
Lccn
2012010811
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn767564453
  • (OCoLC)767564453
Label
A new kind of bleak : journeys through urban Britain, Owen Hatherley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-366) and indexes
Contents
Introduction: will there still be building, in the dark times? -- The Thames gateway one of the dark places of the earth -- Teeside: infantilized hercules -- Preston: nothing great but man -- Barrow-in-Furness: diving for pearls -- The metropolitan county of the West Midlands: the patchwork explains, the land is unchanged -- Bristol: the tyranny of structurelessness -- Brighton and Hove: on parade -- Croydon: zone 5 strategy -- Plymouth: fables of the reconstruction -- Oxford: Quadrangle and Banlieue -- Leicester: another middle England -- Lincoln: between two cathedrals -- The valleys: I am a pioneer, they call me primitive -- Edinburgh: capital (it fails us now) -- Aberdeen: where the money went -- From Govan to Cumbernauld: was the solution worse than the problem? -- Belfast: we are not going away -- The City of London: the beginning is nigh
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
li, 382 p.
Isbn
9781844678570
Lccn
2012010811
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn767564453
  • (OCoLC)767564453

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