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The Granite Garden: Urban Nature And Human Design

This award-winning book by a Harvard landscape architect proves how important it is to understand the natural settings of cities—their air, water, geology, plant, and animal life—to create better, more habitable urban environments.

Title
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1985
AuthorsSpirn AWhiston
Series TitleUrban Nature and Human Design
Number of Pages352
PublisherBasic Books
CityNew York, NY
ISBN0465027067
Abstract

This award-winning book by a Harvard landscape architect proves how important it is to understand the natural settings of cities—their air, water, geology, plant, and animal life—to create better, more habitable urban environments.

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