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Howard, Sir Ebenezer

(Encyclopedia) Howard, Sir Ebenezer, 1850?1928, English town planner, principal founder of the English garden-city movement. His To-morrow: a Peaceful Path to Real Reform (1898), reissued as Garden?


(Encyclopedia) Zln zl?n, city (1991 pop. 84,522), E Czech Republic, in Moravia, on the D?evnice River. It is the center of the Czech shoe industry, which was founded in 1913 by Thomas Bata. Under?

garden city

(Encyclopedia) garden city, an ideal, self-contained community of predetermined area and population surrounded by a greenbelt. As formulated by Sir Ebenezer Howard, the garden city was intended to?

city planning

(Encyclopedia) city planning, process of planning for the improvement of urban centers in order to provide healthy and safe living conditions, efficient transport and communication, adequate public?