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Subterranean cities

David L. Pike

Subterranean cities

the world beneath Paris and London, 1800-1945

by David L. Pike

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Underground areas -- England -- London -- History,
  • Underground areas -- France -- Paris -- History,
  • Underground areas in literature,
  • City and town life -- England -- London -- History,
  • City and town life -- France -- Paris -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-341) and index.

    StatementDavid L. Pike.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA689.U5 P54 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 355 p. :
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23241533M
    ISBN 100801472563
    ISBN 109780801472565
    LC Control Number2005012280

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