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A History of Future Cities

Annotation
One of The Washington Post's "Favorite Books of 2013"A pioneering exploration of four cities where East meets West and past becomes future: St. Petersburg, Shanghai, Mumbai, and Dubai.

GenreNonFiction
History
Political
Sociology
TopicsCity planning
City life
Architects
Authoritarianism
Artists
Globalization
Politics
World history
SettingSt. Petersburg, Russia
Shanghai, China
Mumbai, India
Dubai
City
Urban