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The Granite Garden

Urban Nature And Human Design

Anne W. Spirn


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This award-winning book by a Harvard landscape architect proves how important it is to understand the natural settings of cities—their air, water, geology, plant, and animal life—to create better, more habitable urban environments.

Basic Books, 9780465027064, 352pp.

Publication Date: September 10, 1985

About the Author

Anne Whiston Spirn is professor and chairman, Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning, University of Pennsylvania.