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Frederick Law Olmsted and the American environmental tradition / Albert Fein.

New York : George Braziller, 1972.
ISBN 0807606502

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Subjects Architecture and society.
Architecture du paysage -- États-Unis.
Architecture et société
Olmsted, Frederick Law Landschaftsarchitekt, 1822-1903.
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903.
Urban beautification.
Villes -- Embellissement.
Series Planning and cities.
Description xi, 180 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-176) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents The historic context of environment. Contrasting designs ; An aristocratic designer: Richard Morris Hunt ; A democratic planner: Frederick Law Olmsted -- Social and physical principles. Social architecture ; The challenge of the city ; An organic society ; Education and recreation ; A national perspective ; A cooperative design process -- Environmental planning and design. Urban open spaces ; Planned communities: suburbs ; Campus plans ; "National" parks: Yosemite -- The politics of design. A successful campaign: Niagara Falls ; A major defeat: parks and politics -- Old principles -- new designs. Ecology reaffirmed ; Scientific forestry: Biltmore ; A new utopia ; A new campus form ; "The white city" -- Postscript -- Sources of quotations in the captions -- Brief chronology of the life of Frederick Law Olmsted -- A chronological selection of Frederick Law Olmsted's works -- Selected list of writings of Frederick Law Olmsted.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)395722
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Fein, Albert.
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