Olmsteds America



Olmsteds America A dual biography of Frederick Law Olmstead, the father of American landscape architecture and of the times that helped shape him and his work and that he, in turn, did much to shape The work examines how Olmstead s ideas affected the United States during his time, and also today. Best Read [ Olmsteds America ] by [ Lee Hall ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk

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Best Read [ Olmsteds America  ] author [ Lee Hall ]  For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk
  • Hardcover
  • Olmsteds America
  • Lee Hall
  • English
  • 11 June 2017
  • 0821219987

10 thoughts on “Olmsteds America

  1. Rick Rapp says:

    Frederick Law Olmsted was a brilliant, if unpredictable man His legacy lives on in the design of Central Park in NYC, Jackson Park in Chicago,and the grounds of Bilt Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, to name but a few He understood the need for parks to soothe the human spirit and provide a respite from the dreary realities of life His work lives on This book is a solid account of his projects, his attempts to find himself before he finally settled upon urban landscaping, and his ma Frederick Law Olmsted was a brilliant, if unpredictable man His legacy lives on in the design of Central Park in NYC, Jackson Park in Chicago,and the grounds of Bilt Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, to name but a few He understood the need for parks to soothe the human spirit and provide a respite from the dreary realities of life His work lives on This book is a solid account of his projects, his attempts to find himself before he finally settled upon urban landscaping, and his m...

  2. Bill says:

    Frederick Law Olmsted is the father of American landscape design This book is a biography of Olmsted Olmsted was what may be considered a loser these days until he was close to forty He dabbled in many fields and basically lost interest as soom as he was about to ...

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