By Ravi Kalia
Initiated in 1949, Chandigarh is the main obvious instance of a deliberate urban in India. the following, Kalia offers a background of its making plans and improvement, targeting the key figures concerned. This up-to-date version includes a new creation and a brand new epilogue which relate the goals of the Indian government's unique plans, and the imaginative and prescient and layout of Le Corbusier, to present-day Chandigarh. The booklet continues to be the prime examine of the expansion and improvement of this attention-grabbing urban.
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