This book is a fascinating look at the history of human habitats and cities. Readers will gain insight into an area of history often overlooked. The book covers different types of dwellings and cities from ancient times, the Middle and Modern Ages, and the contemporary age. It takes a close look at the first settlements such as the Sumerian house and the Roman insula, the Mongolian yurt, and ancient cities such as those of Egypt and megacities of today.
A Visual History of Houses and Cities Around the WorldBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781499465723 Format: Print Book Edition: Library edition Publisher: Rosen Page Count: 96 Trim Size: 8 1/2" x 11" Dewey Classification: 307.7609-- Lexile: Level: 1060L Genre: Nonfic
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