Defiant Gardens

Defiant Gardens

Making Gardens in Wartime

Book - 2006
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most dire conditions."--BOOK JACKET.
"Proving that gardens are far more than peaceful respites from the outside world, Defiant Gardens is a thought-provoking analysis of why people build and work in gardens. Helphand portrays the dramatic range of circumstances in which people have created gardens - as a means of nourishment, as a pursuit of beauty, and as an expression of hope. Informative and inspirational, this history of gardens during wartime documents how gardens have humanized landscapes and experience, even under the
Publisher: San Antonio, Tex. : Trinity University Press, c2006
ISBN: 1595340211 (hardcover :alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: 635.0904 HEL
Characteristics: xiv, 303 p. : ill. ; 26 cm

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Jul 04, 2010

excellent book!

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