The Granite Garden: Urban Nature and Human Design

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Basic Books, 1984 - Political Science - 334 pages
A landscape architect and environmental planner explains how many urban problems can be resolved by considering such natural factors as air flow, water dynamics, geology, and plant and animal life

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The Granite Garden
3
CITY AND NATURE
9
Dirt and Discomfort
41
Copyright

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Anne Whiston Spirn is professor of landscape architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A photographer herself, she is the author of "The Granite Garden: Urban Nature and Human Design" and "The Language of Landscape,"

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