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On Glasgow and Edinburgh

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$35.00 • £20.00 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674048881

Publication: February 2013

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368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

59 halftones, 3 maps

Belknap Press

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  • Maps*
  • Prelude: A Treasured Rivalry
  • Edinburgh
    • 1. The Royal Mile: From the Castle to a Song
    • 2. The Royal Mile: From Story to Parliament
    • 3. Princes Street Gardens and the New Town
    • 4. Hill, Hwa-wu, and Port
    • 5. Medicine, Museums, Blood
  • Glasgow
    • 6. City Hearts
    • 7. Poverty and Wealth
    • 8. Street Life, Masterpieces, Tenements, Books
    • 9. Art, Learning, Arsenic, and Architecture
    • 10. Water
  • Coda: The Falkirk Wheel
  • Further Reading
  • List of Illustrations
  • Credits
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • * Maps:
    • Scotland (Terrain)
    • Downtown Edinburgh
    • Downtown Glasgow