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Montreal in Evolution Historical Analysis of the Development of Montreal's Architecture and Urban Environment by Jean-Claude Marsan
  

Montreal in Evolution Historical Analysis of the Development of Montreal's Architecture and Urban Environment

Synopsis

Montreal in Evolution Historical Analysis of the Development of Montreal's Architecture and Urban Environment by Jean-Claude Marsan

Montreal in Evolution presents the rich and complex history of Montreal's architectural and environmental development from the first fort of Ville-Marie to the skyscrapers of today. It also examines the forces which shaped the city during the past three hundred and fifty years.

Reviews

an excellent and thorough history.

Choice.

The breadth of Marsan's theoretical and historical reading is impressive for he attempts to put architectural and planning history into the context of what is known about Montreal's society and economy.

Canadian Historical Review.


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Book Info

Publication date

1st September 1990

Author

Jean-Claude Marsan

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Publisher

McGill-Queen's University Press

Format

Paperback
456 pages

Categories

City & town planning - architectural aspects
Urban communities

ISBN

9780773507982

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