Author Topic: Should Poor Countries Build New Capital Cities?  (Read 98 times)

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Offline wilber

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Re: Should Poor Countries Build New Capital Cities?
« on: December 18, 2017, 12:09:09 pm »

There can be many reasons for locating capitals away from established centres.

Canberra Australia was also created expressly to become a national capital because of competition between Melbourne and Sydney. Ottawa was selected as a compromise between Toronto and Montreal and because it was easier to defend from you lot than either of the other two.
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