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Author: Hazel Conway
Publisher: Buckinghamshire [England] : Shire Publications, 1996.
Series: Shire garden history, no. 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tracing the development of public parks, this book identifies the influences that lay behind their design and considers the reasons for our changing attitudes to parks. The book goes on to discuss the role of parks in our cities today and in the future.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hazel Conway
ISBN: 0747803323 9780747803324
OCLC Number: 38011176
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 88 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Shire garden history, no. 9.
Responsibility: Hazel Conway.

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Tracing the development of public parks, this book identifies the influences that lay behind their design and considers the reasons for our changing attitudes to parks. The book goes on to discuss the role of parks in our cities today and in the future.

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