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Challenge of Urbanization

World's Largest Cities

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: January 1996
  • Page count: 290
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 96.XIII.4

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From Abidjan to Yangon and in hundreds of other urban places around the world, cities face the challenge of urbanization. This extensive study describes 100 cities, highlighting their population characteristics, economy, infrastructure, social services and planning issues. Each city is introduced with a map that shows its location on the globe and a short summary of notable historical and geographical features.