Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted

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Frederick Law Olmsted is arguably the most important historical figure that the average American knows the least about. Best remembered for his landscape architecture, from New York's Central Park to Boston's Emerald Necklace to Stanford University's campus, Olmsted was also an influential journalist, early voice for the environment, and abolitionist credited with helping dissuade England from joining the South in the Civil War. This momentous career was shadowed by a tragic personal life, also fully portrayed here. Most of ...

Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted 2012, Da Capo Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780306821486

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Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted 2011, Da Capo Press Inc

ISBN-13: 9780306818813

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