Great City Parks 2 Binding: Paperback Publisher: Taylor & Francis Publish Date: 2015/04/30 Synopsis: "Great City Parks is a celebration of some of the finest achievements of landscape architecture in the public realm
It is a comparative study of thirty significant public parks in major cities across Western Europe and North America. Collectively, they give a clear picture of why parks have been created, how they have been designed, how they are managed, and what plans are being made for them at the beginning of the twenty-first century. Based on unique research including extensive site visits and interviews with the managing organisations, this book is illustrated throughout with clear plans and photographs- with this new edition featuring full colour throughout. Tate updates his seminal 2001 work with 10 additional parks, including: The High Line in NYC, Go...