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The Olmsted Parks of Louisville

A Botanical Field Guide

The Olmsted Parks of Louisville( )
Author: Haragan, Patricia Dalton
Introduction by: Rademacher, Susan M.
Photographer: Wilson, Susan
Bidwell, Chris
Foreword by: Jones, Daniel H.
Publication Date:Feb 2014
Publisher:University Press of Kentucky
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $50.00
Book Description:

Frederick Law Olmsted, popularly known as the "Father of American Landscape Architecture," is famous for designing New York City's Central Park, the U.S. Capitol grounds, and the campuses of institutions such as Stanford University and the University of Chicago. His celebrated projects in Boston, Buffalo, Detroit, Milwaukee, and other cities led to a commission from the city of Louisville, Kentucky, in 1891. There, he partnered with community leaders to design a network of scenic...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Science / Life Sciences / Botany
Nature / Plants / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.95 Pounds
Author Biography
Haragan, Patricia Dalton (Author)
Susan Wilson lives in Martha's Vineyard with her husband & two daughters.


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