18 août 2015

Calcutta au XIXe

 

calcutta-1832

Calcutta 1832
Map of the city and environs of Calcutta constructed chiefly from Major Schalch’s map
and from Captain Prinsep’s Surveys of the suburbs (source JCF)
http://qz.com/478308/heres-what-indias-biggest-cities-looked-like-centuries-ago/



kolkata

Calcutta en 2015 d'après Google Maps ( le Nord est à gauche)


An exhibition in Delhi lends a perspective on the cities' past in India
http://qz.com/478308/heres-what-indias-biggest-cities-looked-like-centuries-ago/


Calcutta 's history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Kolkata
version française à enrichir : http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calcutta#Histoire

 

Calcutta au XIXe en images
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Kolkata_in_the_19th_century

Historical images
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Historical_images_of_Kolkata

calcutta-grains

Grain boats near Alipore bridge in Calcutta
http://www.oldindianphotos.in/2010/06/grain-boats-alipore-bridge-calcutta.html
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Grain_boats_near_Alipore_bridge_in_Calcutta_by_Francis_Frith.jpg

 

L'article reproduit également des plans de Delhi en 1857 et en 1913
et de Bangalore en 1794

 

Bombay-Frith

Pour Bombay / Mumbai, consulter Wikipedia et le site Old Indian Photos


Mumbai 1888 map
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mumbai

History of Mumbai
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Mumbai

Bombay au XIXe
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Mumbai_in_the_19th_century

Bombay landscape by Francis Frith
http://www.oldindianphotos.in/2010/11/bombay-mumbai-landscape-19th-century.html
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bombay_landscape_by_Francis_Frith.jpg
http://www.oldindianphotos.in/search/label/Mumbai?max-results=5



31.08.2015 : Cosmology to Cartography - Mapping India - expo National Museum New Delhi 2015
http://clioweb.canalblog.com/archives/2015/08/31/32561501.html


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22 août 2012

Most dynamic cities 2025

 

- The most dynamic cities of 2025 (JS)

Le tableau :
http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2012/08/13/the_most_dynamic_cities_of_2025

Le rapport :
A new report from the McKinsey Global Institute,
Urban world: Cities and the rise of the consuming class
, finds that the 600 cities making the largest contribution to a higher global GDP—the City 600—will generate nearly 65 percent of world economic growth by 2025.
http://www.mckinsey.com/insights/mgi/research/urbanization/urban_world_cities_and_the_rise_of_the_consuming_class
Cliquer sur popout pour afficher le planisphère.

- New York Skyline, 1876, 1932, 1988, 2013 (LG)
http://www.retronaut.co/2012/08/evolution-of-the-new-york-skyline-1876-2013/

 

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