Four Thousand Years of Urban Growth. An Historical Census

Author: Chandler, Tertius
Year:1987
Pages:676
ISBN:0-88946-207-0
978-0-88946-207-6
Price:359.95
A complete revision of Chandler's earlier Three Thousand Years of Urban Growth. Covering the populations of cities and their suburbs from 2250 B.C. to 1975, three sections present: (1) continental tables and maps, (2) data sheets for ancient cities, and (3) tables and maps of the world's largest cities.

Reviews

"As the standard work in the field, this volume belongs in research libraries." _ American Reference Books Annual

"Libraries that own the earlier version may wish to keep it, although Four Thousand Years contains sufficient revision and new information to warrant purchase." _ Choice