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From garden city to green city : the legacy of Ebenezer Howard

Author: Kermit Carlyle Parsons
Publisher: Baltimore ; London : The Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2002.
Series: Center books on contemporary landscape design.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exploration of the work of Ebenezer Howard, whose Garden City was an influential alternative to the Victorian city in the early 1900s. The ten essays in this volume place Howard's legacy in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [études diverses]
études diverses
Named Person: Ebenezer Howard, Sir; Ebenezer Howard, Sir; Ebenezer Howard
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kermit Carlyle Parsons
ISBN: 0801869447 9780801869440
OCLC Number: 717020661
Description: XIV, 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Ebenezer Howard : his life and times / Stephen V. Ward --
Ebenezer Howard and Patrick Geddes : two approaches to city development / Pierre Clavel --
The bounded city / Robert Fishman --
Greenbelts in city and regional planning / Robert Freestone --
The Origins of the garden city residential neighborhood / Mervyn Miller --
British and American community design : Clarence Stein's Manhattan transfer, 1924-1974 / Kermit C. Parsons --
The garden suburb and the new urbanism / William Fulton --
Five generations of the garden city : tracing Howard's legacy in twentieth-century residential planning / Eugenie L. Birch --
Garden cities and the urban future / Robert F. Young --
The Howard legacy / Stephen V. Ward.
Series Title: Center books on contemporary landscape design.
Responsibility: ed. by Kermit C. Parsons and David Schuyler.
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