In an age when mankind's stewardship of the environment is under
constant scrutiny, Urban Landscape Design tells the positive side of
the story. These carefully researched projects demonstrate high
quality solutions to man's urban spatial needs. We see how, for
example, China's necessity to maintain food production, inspires
hybrid landscape solutions implemented by students of architecture.
Stunning images describe how in California a formerly forbidding dark
alleyway can be transformed into an inviting, well-lit recreational
space. Innovation and regeneration are the fundamental themes linking
the public open spaces, waterfronts, boulevards and squares.
* Comprehensively illustrated, this is an indispensable resource for design professionals
*An ideal gift for lovers of parks and architecture or devotees of the urban experience