City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction

by David Macaulay

Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395349229
  • ISBN-10: 0395349222
  • Pages: 112
  • Publication Date: 10/24/1983
  • Carton Quantity: 36

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  • About the Book
    Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.

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    "City charts the planning and building of an imaginary Roman city, 'Verbonia.' Macaulay focuses on the achievement of efficient and rational city planning. His brilliantly individualistic drawings capture the essential quality of the Roman character, the ability to organize." School Library Journal, Starred

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