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The building of Gandhinagar : new capital of Gujarat: India / Prakash Madhusudan Apte.

By: Apte, Prakash Madhusudan.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Kolkata, India : Power Publishers, 2012Description: 102 p. : ill. maps ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9789381205532 (hbk.).Subject(s): City planning -- India -- Gandhinagar | Urban policy -- India | Gandhinagar (India) -- Social conditionsDDC classification: 307.1216095475 APT
Contents:
Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Town planning in Gujarat -- Evolution of town form and structure -- History of Ahmedabad -- Captial cities of Gujarat -- Appointment of chief town planner for Gandhinagar -- Building the new capital -- The site -- The planning concept for the city -- Progress from 1966 to 1970 -- Utilities -- Parks and gardens -- Progress till 1972 -- Gandhinagar today -- A tale of two capitals: Chandigarh and Gandhinagar -- Gandhinagar endangered: a capital's plan dismantled -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Index.
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Includes index.

Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Town planning in Gujarat -- Evolution of town form and structure -- History of Ahmedabad -- Captial cities of Gujarat -- Appointment of chief town planner for Gandhinagar -- Building the new capital -- The site -- The planning concept for the city -- Progress from 1966 to 1970 -- Utilities -- Parks and gardens -- Progress till 1972 -- Gandhinagar today -- A tale of two capitals: Chandigarh and Gandhinagar -- Gandhinagar endangered: a capital's plan dismantled -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Index.

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