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Published: 29 May 2014

152 Pages | 10 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199681204

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Landscape Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

Ian Thompson

Very Short Introductions

  • Explains what landscape architecture is and what it does
  • Explores both its history and origins as well as modern developments in landscape urbanism and ecological urbanism
  • Considers the misconceptions about landscape architecture
  • Includes examples of landscape architecture from around the world
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over six million copies sold worldwide