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The Resource Frederick Law Olmsted and the American environmental tradition

Frederick Law Olmsted and the American environmental tradition

Label
Frederick Law Olmsted and the American environmental tradition
Title
Frederick Law Olmsted and the American environmental tradition
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Fein, Albert
Dewey number
712/.092/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA737.O4
LC item number
F4 1972
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Planning and cities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olmsted, Frederick Law
  • Architecture and society
  • Urban beautification
Label
Frederick Law Olmsted and the American environmental tradition
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Selected list of the writings of Frederick Law Olmsted": pages 171-176
  • Bibliography: pages 175-176
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
395722
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 180 pages
Isbn
9780807606490
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
72075831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)423486
Label
Frederick Law Olmsted and the American environmental tradition
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Selected list of the writings of Frederick Law Olmsted": pages 171-176
  • Bibliography: pages 175-176
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
395722
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xi, 180 pages
Isbn
9780807606490
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
72075831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)423486

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