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This precise publication, written through neighborhood specialists within the urban, bargains with the transformation of Barcelona over the past 20 years. Barcelona has been held up as a version of city making plans and fiscal regeneration among equipped surroundings pros. The remodel of sq. parks and streets in the course of the urban within the Nineteen Eighties first attracted cognizance and compliment after which the 1992 Olympics hosted within the urban raised foreign know-how. town obtained many awards and accolades together with a Gold Medal from the RIBA. the choice of writings is easily illustrated all through with maps, drawings and pictures and may be of curiosity to architects, planners and concrete designers in addition to these attracted to the social and monetary affects of regeneration.

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