Asia and Oceania: International Dictionary of Historic Places
Trudy Ring, Noelle Watson, Paul Schellinger
Routledge, Nov 12, 2012 - Reference - 900 pages
From the Taj Mahal to the Parthenon, from Gettysburg to Heidelberg, from Beacon Hill to Tower Hill, from the Great Wall to Hadrian's Wall, from Jerusalem to Kyoto, the International Dictionary of Historic Places presents some 1,000 comprehensive and fully illustrated histories of the most famous sites in the world. Entries include: location, description, and site office details; and a 3,000 to 4,000 word essay that provides a full history of the site and the condition of the site today. An annotated Further Reading list of books and articles about the site completes each entry.
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This book is very informative but as boy of Allahabad ''2nd oldest city in India'' i am very sad that it is not mentioned in this historic book
you should search Allahabad also known as Prayag on wikipedia list of oldest cities
I request add this ''Allahabad'' city to this book as important historic city in the world