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Time-Saver Standards for Landscape Architecture

Author: Harris, C. W., Dines, N., Brown, K. D.
Type: Edited Book
Year: 1997


Time-Saver Standards for Landscape Architecture covers site storm water "best management" practices; new urban tree planting and xeriscape concepts; earth retaining structures and pavement design; land reclamation, including soil and vegetation restoration; metric site layout practices, including recreation facilities; energy and resource conservation; natural processes and site construction procedures; new expanded construction details; and simplified construction materials data. It provides concise tables, checklists, "Key Point" text summaries, and illustrations to provide an invaluable information resource.

Further Details

Pages: 928
Edition: Second edition
Publish Location: New York
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN/ISSN: 9780070170278
Accession Number: July, 2010
Keywords: Design, ramp, Outdoors
Reads: 181