Downsview Park Toronto. Englische Ausgabe.
Prestel, 2001 - Architecture - 139 pages
In 1999, an international competition was held to select an urban park design for a 320-acre former military base in Toronto. This volume analyzes the entries of the competition finalists and considers a range of issues raised by the competition, including landscape architecture and ecology.
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Interdisciplin inary Design Work in the Do ownsview Park Competition
Biodiversity and Urban Design
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