Garden History

Garden History

Philosophy and Design, 2000 BC--2000 AD

Book - 2005
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color photographs. Spon Press is an imprint of Taylor and Francis. Annotation 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
A frequent writer on garden history and design, Turner (garden design and history, and landscape architecture, U. of Greenwich, London) here takes on 4,000 years of history, but notes that there are an earlier 6,000 years that he does not consider. Nor does he consider the history of gardens as they spread eastward from their West Asian origins, at least not until the spread westward reached California and the two traditions began to merge. His chronological treatment is splendorous with
Publisher: London ; New York : Spon Press, 2005
ISBN: 0415317487 (hb)
Branch Call Number: 712.09 TUR
Characteristics: ix, 294 p. : col. ill., maps ; 26 cm

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