DUMBARTON OAKS COLLOQUIUM ON THE HISTORY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
Cover: Botanical Progress, Horticultural Innovations, and Cultural Changes, from Harvard University PressCover: Botanical Progress, Horticultural Innovations, and Cultural Changes in PAPERBACK

Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture 28

Botanical Progress, Horticultural Innovations, and Cultural Changes

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$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780884023272

Publication Date: 06/30/2007

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Michel Conan is the former Director of Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks.

W. John Kress is Chairman of the Department of Botany at the Smithsonian Institution.

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