Imagining the Future City: London 2062
by Sarah Bell, James Paskins (eds)
Publisher: Ubiquity Press 2013
Number of pages: 194
What does the future hold for London? Investigating any aspect of the city's future reveals a complex picture of interrelations and dependencies. This book approaches the question of London's future by considering the city in terms of Connections, Things, Power and Dreams.
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