The City in a Garden: A Photographic History of Chicago's Parks

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"The City in a Garden" is a compelling look at Chicago's remarkable and long-overlooked park system. Through unprecedented access to a cache of historical plans, photographs, and drawings, Julia S. Bachrach documents the city's 175-year commitment to its public parks and explains how luminaries such as architect Daniel H. Burnham, landscape architect and conservationist Jens Jensen, and social reformer Jane Addams shaped and influenced the city's green spaces. This revised edition of "The City in a Garden" illuminates ...

The City in a Garden: A Photographic History of Chicago's Parks 2012, Center for American Places,US

ISBN-13: 9781935195221

2nd Revised edition

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