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Landscape art & architecture books

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Recently Published

Spaces in Translation Japanese Gardens and the West by Christian Tagsold Spaces in Translation Japanese Gardens and the West

In Spaces in Translation, Christian Tagsold explores Japanese gardens in the West and ponders their history, the reasons for their popularity, and their connections to geopolitical events. He concludes that a process of cultural translation between Japanese and Western experts...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

100 Years, 100 Landscape Designs by John Hill 100 Years, 100 Landscape Designs

Following up on 100 Years, 100 Buildings, author John Hill steps outside to present a century's worth of the most breathtaking and significant landscape designs around the globe.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

Remote Sensing for Landscape Ecology Monitoring, Modeling, and Assessment of Ecosystems by Ricardo D. Lopez, Robert C. (University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA) Frohn Remote Sensing for Landscape Ecology Monitoring, Modeling, and Assessment of Ecosystems
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This book provides the practical basis for the use of remote sensing to accomplish landscape ecological projects, through the merging of theory and practice, with examples. This is a specialized application and both these topics have evolved rapidly in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

A History of Groves by Jan (University of Sheffield, UK) Woudstra A History of Groves
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The grove, a grouping of trees, intentionally cultivated or found growing wild, has a long diverse history entwined with human settlement, rural practices and the culture and politics of cities. A grove can be a memorial, a place of learning,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2017

Speech 18 Landscape by Anna Martovitskaya Speech 18 Landscape

The past decade has been witness to a remarkable resurgence of interest in landscape. SPEECH: 18 collects a number of projects that show how and why landscape is gaining increased attention today and what new possibilities might emerge from this...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Compendium of Landscape Architecture by Karl Ludwig Compendium of Landscape Architecture


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Waterfront Promenade Design Urban Revival Strategies by Andersson Thorbjorn Waterfront Promenade Design Urban Revival Strategies

Filled with 34 projects from around the globe, and presented with beautiful full-colour photographs and detailed plans, designers provide their unique insights into modern trends for rejuvenating river and coastal waterfronts into vital traversable public spaces people can enjoy.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/07/2017

Urban Nature Conservation Landscape Management in the Urban Countryside by Stephen Forbes Urban Nature Conservation Landscape Management in the Urban Countryside

Urban nature conservation is a field that has grown rapidly in importance over the past 20 years and will continue to do so in the coming years as landscape ecology and greenspace planning become established disciplines. A widespread concern and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

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Slow Growth On the Art of Landscape Architecture by Hal Moggridge Slow Growth On the Art of Landscape Architecture

The book will appeal to all those interested in landscape design. Written by Hal Moggridge a world renowned authority in his field.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Principles of Horticulture: Level 2 by Charles Adams Principles of Horticulture: Level 2

This colourful guide will introduce you to the fundamentals of horticulture, whether you are taking a Level 2 RHS, City and Guilds or BTEC course, are a keen amateur or seasoned gardener. Written in a clear and accessible style, this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Global Green Infrastructure Lessons for successful policy-making, investment and management by Ian Mell Global Green Infrastructure Lessons for successful policy-making, investment and management

Over the last decade research exploring green infrastructure planning has burgeoned. Transferable green infrastructure messages between locations though are less well established and there remains a visible gap between the conceptual understanding of green infrastructure and its application in practice....
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Landscape Observer: London by Vladimir Guculak Landscape Observer: London

London has been undergoing a substantial urban transformation in the past 15 years with a big focus on improving public realm across its 32 boroughs. Extensive infrastructure and housing market investments are fuelling the need for a range of quality...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2017

Landscape and Agency Critical Essays by Ed (University of Greenwich, UK) Wall Landscape and Agency Critical Essays
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Landscape and Agency explores how landscape, as an idea, a visual medium and a design practice, is organized, appropriated and framed in the transformation of places, from the local to the global. It highlights how the development of the idea...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

Landscape and Agency Critical Essays by Ed (University of Greenwich, UK) Wall Landscape and Agency Critical Essays
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Landscape and Agency explores how landscape, as an idea, a visual medium and a design practice, is organized, appropriated and framed in the transformation of places, from the local to the global. It highlights how the development of the idea...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Inspirations A Time Travel through Garden History by Nadine Olonetzky Inspirations A Time Travel through Garden History

Every garden is an imagined paradise - a garden paradise that incorporates the personality of the individual who created it, but also the long history of horticulture. The book recounts the history of gardens from their likely origins in Mesopotamia...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

Bridges A History of the World's Most Spectacular Spans by Judith Dupre Bridges A History of the World's Most Spectacular Spans

From the best-selling author of Skyscrapers comes the much-anticipated revised edition of her magnificent chronological tour of the world's most significant and eye-popping spans, now in color and bigger than ever.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Green Infrastructure Current debates for Policy, Practice and Implementation by Ian (University of Liverpool, UK) Mell Green Infrastructure Current debates for Policy, Practice and Implementation
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Our understandings of the landscapes around us are constantly changing. How we interact with, manage and value these spaces is important, as it helps us to ensure we live in attractive, functional and sustainable places. Green Infrastructure planning is the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Landscape Architecture at Tsinghua University 60 Years of Excellence by Zheng Xiaodi, Rui Yang Landscape Architecture at Tsinghua University 60 Years of Excellence
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Offers a glimpse into what lies ahead for Chinese architecture, and contains analysis of topics that will shape the future of China's cities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Reimagining Industrial Sites Changing Histories and Landscapes by Catherine Heatherington Reimagining Industrial Sites Changing Histories and Landscapes


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

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Phyto Principles and Resources for Site Remediation and Landscape Design by Kate Kennen Phyto Principles and Resources for Site Remediation and Landscape Design

Phyto presents the concepts of phytoremediation and phytotechnology in one comprehensive guide, illustrating when plants can be considered for the uptake, removal or mitigation of on-site pollutants. Current scientific case studies are covered, highlighting the advantages and limitations of plant-based...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Sustainable Stormwater Management A Landscape-Driven Approach to Planning and Design by Tom Liptan, J. David Santen Sustainable Stormwater Management A Landscape-Driven Approach to Planning and Design
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Nature devises ingenious systems for the management and delivery of water in all its phases. No additional infrastructure is required -- the water systems are in place, naturally. But once the natural environment has been disrupted by human development, stormwater...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

The Bench in the Garden An Inquiry into the Scopic History of a Bench by Michael Jakob The Bench in the Garden An Inquiry into the Scopic History of a Bench

This book will transform your opinion of the humble bench, as it demonstrates ways in which benches orient, teach, create emotions and direct our ways of seeing in the garden.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/07/2017

Landscape and Branding The Promotion and Production of Place by Nicole S. Porter Landscape and Branding The Promotion and Production of Place

Landscape and branding explores the way landscape is conceptualised, conceived, represented and designed by professionals in a brand-driven age. Landscape - incorporating tangible physical space as well as intangible concepts, narratives, images, and experiences of place - is constructed by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/07/2017

Threatened Landscapes Conserving Cultural Environments by Bryn Green Threatened Landscapes Conserving Cultural Environments

Few, if any, environments are free of human intervention. Often this generates ecosystems which are rich in biodiversity, historical interest, recreational opportunity and scenic beauty just as worthy of conservation as the more natural ecosystems on which protection programmes have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Small Groundworks, Landscaping and Gardening, Second Edition by Bryan Spain Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Small Groundworks, Landscaping and Gardening, Second Edition

Specifically written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, this second edition of Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Small Groundworks, Landscaping Work and Gardening contains accurate information on thousands of rates, each broken down to labour, material overheads...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Applied Principles of Horticultural Science by Laurie Brown Applied Principles of Horticultural Science

Applied Principles of Horticultural Science is that critical thing for all students of horticulture - a book that teaches the theory of horticultural science through the practice of horticulture itelf.The book is divided into three sections - Plant science, Soil...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2017

Small Home Gardens by Macarena Abascal Small Home Gardens

Inspired design ideas for outdoor living spaces in a variety of styles, from a classic urban roof garden to clean, modern and tranquil courtyards.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2017

Professional Practice for Landscape Architects by Rachel Tennant Professional Practice for Landscape Architects

Professional Practice for Landscape Architects third edition deals with the practical issues of being a successful landscape architect professional. Endorsed by the Landscape Institute, this book is an indispensable guide for licentiate members of the Institute on their Pathway to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Architecture Today: Landscape by David Andreu Architecture Today: Landscape

Illustrated celebration of the work of thirty international architects who have created a diverse range of landscape projects for private homes, offices and government-funded installations.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/06/2017

Be Seated by Laurie Olin Be Seated

In Be Seated Laurie Olin writes of his long-standing interest in public seating in parks and civic spaces.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

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