Film, Video A History of Future Cities
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- A History of Future Cities
- Daniel Brook talked about his recently published book, which reports on the history and growth of four "instant cities" - Dubai, St. Petersburg, Shanghai and Mumbai.
- Event Date
- April 15, 2013
- - Daniel Brook is a past Kluge Center Black Mountain Fellow.
- Related Resources
- John W. Kluge Center: https://www.loc.gov/kluge/
- Running Time
- 57 minutes 25 seconds
- Online Format
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