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Author: Arnold Bennett
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: towns, five, smile, grim
Number of Pages: 165
Published: 2008-11
ISBN-10: 1604505648
ISBN-13: 9781604505641

THE GRIM SMILE OF THE FIVE TOWNS is a collection of short stories, based on the Potteries district of Staffordshire.

Author: Charles Colcock Jones
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: georgia, towns, dead
Number of Pages: 342
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 142900438X
ISBN-13: 9781429004381

Written by Charles C. Jones, Jr., the 19th century's foremost historian of Georgia and former mayor of Savannah, The Dead Towns of Georgia is an insightful look into the history of Georgia through a detailed examination of towns that flourished and then faded away. With specific emphasis on the colonial period, the work explores the role Georgia's settlers played in conflicts with Spanish and British colonial powers, as well as the economic and social factors that caused these towns to thrive, but ultimately not to survive. Specific focus is given to the towns of Old Ebenezer (1733) on the Sav

Author: Harry den Hartog (ed.)
Publisher: 010 Publishers
Keywords: towns, new, shanghai
Number of Pages: 420
Published: 2010
ISBN-10: 906450735X
ISBN-13: 9789064507359

Each year, more than 15 million Chinese leave the rural areas of China and move to the cities. This figure exceeds 300,000 in the case of Shanghai. By the time 2010 cedes to 2011, the majority of China's population will be living in the cities. "Shanghai new towns. Searching for community and identity in a sprawling metropolis" documents and analyses the meteoric rate of urbanization of the countryside round Shanghai, most particularly the part played there by new towns and new villages. This decentralized planning model takes its cue from classic Western examples. A few pilot new towns have b

Author: J. S. Wacher
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: britain, roman, towns
Number of Pages: 468
Published: 1975
ISBN-10: 0520026691
ISBN-13: 9780520026698

This edition, now in paperback for the first time, has been substantially rewritten and re-illustrated to take account of the extensive new excavations and interpretations since it was first published twenty years ago. "The Towns of Roman Britain" covers the origin, development, public and private buildings, fortifications, character and demise of the province, including the provincial capital of London, the coloniae of Colchester, Lincoln, Gloucester and York, and the first civitas capitals of Canterbury, Verulamium and Chelmsford.

Author: Arnold Bennett
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Keywords: novel, towns, five, anna
Number of Pages: 314
Published: 1975
ISBN-10: 051819082X
ISBN-13: 9780518190820

Author: Unknown
Publisher: US History Publishers
Keywords: countryside, towns, guide, georgia
Number of Pages: 668
ISBN-10: 1603540105
ISBN-13: 9781603540100

Author: Abner Cohen
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: migrants, yoruba, towns, hausa, study, politics, urban, africa, custom
Number of Pages: 268
Published: 1969
ISBN-10: 0520018362
ISBN-13: 9780520018365
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