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Landscape

  • Natural Burialby Andy Clayden; Trish Green; Jenny Hockey; Mark Powell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 57.95

    This book unravels the many different experiences, meanings and realities of natural burial. Twenty years after the first natural burial ground opened there is an opportunity to reflect on how a concept for a very different approach to caring for our dead has become a reality: new providers, new landscapes and a hybrid of new and traditional rituals.... more...

  • Soils for Landscape Developmentby Elke Haege; Simon Leake

    CSIRO Publishing 2014; US$ 69.95

    Provides a clear, practical template for specifying landscape soils based on scientific criteria. more...

  • Humphry Reptonby Laura Mayer

    Osprey Publishing 2014; US$ 7.95

    Humphry Repton (1752-1818) ambitiously styled himself Capability Brown's successor; the century's next great improver of landed property. He believed that the art of laying out grounds could only be achieved by 'the united powers of the landscape painter and the practical gardener', and ingeniously combined his knowledge of farming with a talent for... more...

  • The Making of the American Landscapeby Michael P. Conzen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 89.95

    The only compact yet comprehensive survey of environmental and cultural forces that have shaped the visual character and geographical diversity of the settled American landscape. The book examines the large-scale historical influences that have molded the varied human adaptation of the continent?s physical topography to its needs over more than 500... more...

  • Andeutungen über Landschaftsgärtnereiby Hermann Pückler-Muskau

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 84.00

    Hints on Landscape Gardening, Pückler-Muskau?s most important book, is a classic work in landscape design and has appeared in countless editions since its first publication in 1834. In collaboration with the American Foundation for Landscape Studies, Hints on Landscape Gardening is now presented in an accurate and attractive version with illustrations... more...

  • Geländemodellierungby Peter Petschek; Peter Walker

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 49.00

    This book explains the basic principles of terrain modeling, such as contour lines, landforms, and earth mass determination, and introduces the topics of slope stabilization, rainwater management, and terrain modeling for streets and parking spaces. The second edition also includes digital technologies such as landscapingSMART, DGM, and 3D machine... more...

  • Geländemodellierung für Landschaftsarchitekten und Architektenby Peter Petschek; Peter Walker

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 49.00

    Grading is an important aspect of landscape architecture. The book explains the basics such as contour lines, land forms, earth mass calculation, and introduces the topics of slope protection systems, rainwater management, or grading for roads and parking lots. In the 2nd edition is updated with new digital technologies including landscapingSMART,... more...

  • Technology for Developing Marginal Offshore Oilfieldsby D.A. Fee; J. O'Dea

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 309.95

    The idea for this review of the technology for developing marginal offshore oilfields arose out of a report which we were commissioned to undertake for the Irish Department of Energy in October 1984. The Department were looking for information on the different options for developing small oil accumulations in the exposed Irish offshore area, what systems... more...

  • The Crosby Arboretumby Robert F. Brzuszek

    LSU Press 2014; US$ 23.95

    Since its genesis in 1980, Crosby Arboretum in southern Mississippi has attracted international recognition for its contributions to architecture, biology, and landscape design. Now owned and operated by Mississippi State University, Crosby is the first fully realized ecologically designed arboretum in the United States and the premier native plant... more...

  • Using Plants for Stormwater Managementby Dana Nunez Brown

    LSU Press 2014; US$ 27.95

    The subtropical climate of the Gulf South supports a varied abundance of flora, and this diversity is sustained by the ample amount of rainwater that characterizes the region. Managing rainwater in a planned environment and mitigating its effect on human habitation can test the skills of even the most seasoned landscape architect or designer. That... more...