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Architecture in the parks

Laura E. SoullieМЂre

Architecture in the parks

by Laura E. SoullieМЂre

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Published by Dept. of the Interior National Park Service, for Sale by Supt. of Docs. U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Eclecticism in architecture -- United States,
    • Architecture -- United States -- 19th century,
    • Architecture -- United States -- 20th century,
    • National parks and reserves -- United States -- Buildings

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Laura Soullière Harrison.
      SeriesNational historic landmark theme study
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA710.5.E25 H37 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination482 p. :
      Number of Pages482
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2494257M
      LC Control Number87601274

      Creating Disney Magic – Landscape Architecture In the upcoming weeks, Epcot's International Flower and Garden Festival (March 5 - May 18) and Disneyland Paris' Swing Into Spring Festival (April 5 - June 22) will amaze thousands with dazzling topiary displays and unique entertainment. Book Description The amusement parks which first appeared in England at the turn of the twentieth century represent a startlingly novel and complex phenomenon, combining fantasy architecture, new technology, ersatz danger, spectacle .

      theme parks and attractions around the world, themed entertainment is not easy. Designer Eddie Sotto explains: There are people out there that think they can copy Disney without any. Buy The Architecture of Pleasure: British Amusement Parks (Ashgate Studies in Architecture) 1 by Josephine Kane (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 3.

      Wilderness by Design was written for the Park Historic Structures and Cultural Landscape Program (NPS, Washington Office), as the National Historic Landmark Theme Study of National Park Service Landscape Architecture. The historic landscapes described in the book have been designated National Historic Landmarks by the Secretary of the Interior as a result of this study. “The still evolving story of the park in the city is one that Paul Goldberger tells brilliantly in  Ballpark, a book about architecture and engineering and history, certainly, but profoundly about the soul of the game and our imperiled sense of community.”  —John Thorn, Official Historian, Major League Baseball.


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Complete with photographs and plans of successful buildings, the book summarized the basic philosophy of architecture and design appropriate to park lands. Often referred to as the "Rustic Style," even though not all of the structures built could be classified under one "style" category, this type of park architecture followed certain precepts.

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