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The Essential Ian McHarg Writings on Design and Nature by Ian McHarg

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Published by Island Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Applied ecology,
  • Individual architects,
  • Landscape Architecture And Design,
  • Architecture,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Landscape,
  • Essays,
  • Landscape architecture

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsFrederick Steiner (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8893194M
ISBN 101597261173
ISBN 109781597261173

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