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How to read gardens
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Garden visiting has never been more popular but not many of usunderstand what we are looking at when strolling through a beautifulgarden - are...
Manchester's Philips Park, 170 years
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Manchester's Philips Park was the world's first designed public park in an industrial city, but it is more than the celebration of a single park. Unli...

Paths to the past
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Discover the hidden corners and forgotten crevices of Britain's landscapes, from lost rural treasures to unseen urban gems.Landscapes reflect and shap...
Thinking the contemporary landscape
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On the heels of our groundbreaking books in landscape architecture, James Corner's Recovering Landscape and Charles Waldheim's Landscape Urbanism Read...

The Japanese garden
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An in-depth exploration spanning 800 years of the art, essence, and enduring impact of the Japanese garden.The most comprehensive exploration of the a...
This land
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Joe Cornish is widely acknowledged as Britain's finest landscape photographer. In this new collection he explores fifty of the most amazing landscapes...

Japanese stone gardens
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Gain some new ideas along with the principles and history of Japanese stone gardening with this useful and beautiful garden design book.Japanese Stone...
Dreamscapes
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Captured in stunning detail by a world-class photographer, Dreamscapes features over 65 of the most spectacular gardens in the world, all photographed...

The time by the sea
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The Time by the Sea is about Ronald Blythe's life in Aldeburgh during the 1950s. He had originally come to the Suffolk coast as an aspiring young writ...
The moor
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Shortlisted for the 2015 Wainwright Prize In this journey across England's most forbidding and mysterious terrain, William Atkins takes the reader fro...

Women, modernity, and landscape architecture
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Modernity was critically important to the formation and evolution of landscape architecture, yet its histories in the discipline are still being writt...
Trans-Europe Express
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'A scathing, lively and timely look at the European city , from one of our most provocative voices on culture and architecture today' Owen JonesA s...

Street furniture design
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Eleanor Herring's unique study of street furniture in post-war Britain considers how objects which are now familiar parts of our urban environment wer...
Transparent architecture
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First used in the 15th century, the word transparent has origins in the Medieval Latin - transparere, meaning to show through. Its original Latin deri...

Robert Venturi's Rome
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Robert Venturi's Rome is a guidebook to the city of Rome, seen through the eyes of Robert Venturi, reinterpreted by two subsequent Rome Prize fellows ...
Constructing landscape
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Dieses Grundlagenwerk f?r die technisch-konstruktive Freiraumplanung gliedert sich systematisch in drei Hauptkapitel: 1 Material und Oberfl?chen ...

New Nordic gardens
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Few people have difficulty conjuring images of modern Scandinavian design, whose influence over the past century has reached around the world. More di...
The Secret of Apollo
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How does one go about organizing something as complicated as a strategic-missile or space-exploration program? Stephen B. Johnson here explores the an...

Designing wildlife habitats
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The vision of a garden shared peacefully by humans and animals is a familiar, but elusive, landscape trope. Whether threatened by habitat destruction ...
Vauxhall Gardens
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From their early beginnings in the Restoration until the final closure in Queen Victoria's reign, Vauxhall Gardens developed from a rural tavern and p...

A short history of gardens
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Gardens take many forms, and have a variety of functions. They can serve as spaces of peace and tranquilty, a way to cultivate wildlife, or as places ...
Critical landscapes
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From Francis Al?s and Ursula Biemann to Vivan Sundaram, Allora & Calzadilla, and the Center for Urban Pedagogy, some of the most compelling artis...

Cities of the north
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Cities of the North explores the changing townscape, special character, architecture and planning of the great Northern English cities. It is a compan...
Follow this thread
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'Delightful, ingenious and beautifully designed' Philip Pullman 'Uniquely magical, each page offers new delights. Many books are described as 'journey...

Construction for landscape architecture
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Construction for Landscape Architecture covers all aspects of landscape construction, giving a good understanding of building materials and assembly. ...
Skateboarding, space and the city
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Skateboarders are an increasingly common feature of the urban environment - recent estimates total 40 million world-wide. We are all a...

The complete guide to perspective drawing
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Computers can calculate perspective angles and create a drawing for us, but the spontaneity of mark making, the tactile quality of a writing surface, ...
New treehouses of the world
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Since the publication of Treehouses of the World, the community of treehouse builders has grown tremendously, and many more innovative treehouses have...

Place-making
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Lancelot 'Capability' Brown (1716-1783) is the iconic figure at the head of the English landscape style, a tradition that has dominated landscape desi...
Cultural landscape heritage in Sub-Saharan Africa
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Sub-Saharan Africa is one of the longest occupied and least studied landscapes on earth. While scholarship has been attentive to images of nature made...

Constructing landscape
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Constructing Landscape is a systematic introduction to technical and constructional open space planning, with all the relevant topics, from the m...
Planning Landscape
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When developing a design concept in a realizable plan, landscape architects oscillate between two different levels of criteria: the tangible desi...

Green infrastructure
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The more intensively we exploit the urban and rural landscape, the greater the demands we place on our environment and what it can provide. Demog...
The well-tended perennial garden
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This practical guide is lush with clear, step-by-step advice. -Real Simple Whether you are a new gardener or a green thumb, The Well-Tended Perennia...

What is landscape?
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A lexicon and guide for discovering the essence of landscape. Mr. Stilgoe does not ask that we take his book outdoors with us; he believes that readin...
Nicole de Vésian
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After a brilliant career as a stylist in Paris and New York, culminating in ten years with Hermès, Nicole de Vésian (1916-1996) retired to Provence,...

Urban design
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A comprehensive guide to the role of landscape architecture in urban design. Illustrated with up-to-date examples, this book provides a brief history and definition of urban design, looks at the elements of urban form and the importance of contextual details.
Hebridean birthday book
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Accompanying the immense success of the Hebridean diaries and address books, Birlinn has added a birthday book to its attractive range ofHebridean sta...

Autopsy of America
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Autopsy of America takes you through the tattered remnants of the United States of America in a way that you never seen before. The beautiful apocalyp...
SCDA landscape
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SCDA Landscape forms an integral part in the firm s holistic approach to design that integrates architecture, interiors and landscape. Reinforcing a d...

Slow Growth
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The art of landscape architecture is in need of description and illustration in the broad comprehensive terms adopted by this book. Ideas and techniqu...
Bridges
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This visual history of the world 's landmark bridges is thoroughly revised and updated since its initial publication with all-new photographs and feat...

Guidelines for landscape and visual impact assessment
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Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) can be key to planning decisions by identifying the effects of new developments on views and on the land...
LA+ imagination
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Paradisiacal, utopian, dystopian, heterotopian - islands hold an especially enigmatic and beguiling place in our imagination. Issue 07 of LA+ Journal ...

Drawing for landscape architecture
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This essential publication reintroduces the importance of learning to 'see by hand', to visualize large-scale design schemes and explain them through ...
The geopolitics reader
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This extensively revised second edition of The Geopolitics Reader draws together the most influential and significant geopolitical readings from the l...

Understanding housing defects
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Understanding Housing Defects provides a concise, coherent and comprehensive introduction to the causes, investigation and diagnosis of defects in dom...
Design Is Invisible
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With Design is Invisible, Lucius Burckhardt was one of the first to point out that factors that are invisible can be integrated - they determine the u...

A1 landmarks
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The A1, Britain's longest numbered road, is a ribbon of tarmac that stretches for 396 miles and threads its way into the heart of two great capital ci...
Longford Castle
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Longford Castle is a fine Elizabethan country house, home to a world-class collection of art built up in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries by th...