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The Landscape of Man: Shaping the Environment from Prehistory to the Present Day

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Synopsis:

This volume looks at the landscape of 28 cultures, ranging from ancient Mesopotamia to the present day, and shows how the environment is conditioned by the philosophy and religion of each civilization. A selection from Geoffrey Jellicoe's "The Atlanta Historical Garden" is included.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 402-404) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780500278192
Author:
Jellicoe, Geoffrey
Author:
Jellicoe, Susan
Author:
Jellicoe, Geoffrey Alan
Author:
Waymark, Janet
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
History
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Landscape architecture
Subject:
Arts, fine
Subject:
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- History -- Pictorial works.
Subject:
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- History.
Subject:
Landscape architecture -- History.
Subject:
Architecture-Landscape Architecture
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Third Edition, Expanded and Updated
Series Volume:
no. 89-1
Publication Date:
19950431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
11.32x9.10x.86 in. 3.54 lbs.

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