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Scenic parks and landscape values

Ellen Huening Makowski

Scenic parks and landscape values

by Ellen Huening Makowski

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Illinois
    • Subjects:
    • Parks -- United States -- History.,
    • Landscape protection -- United States -- History.,
    • Landscape assessment -- United States -- History.,
    • Parks -- Illinois -- History.,
    • Landscape protection -- Illinois -- History.,
    • Landscape assessment -- Illinois -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEllen Huening Makowski.
      SeriesThe Environment--problems and solutions
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB482.A4 M26 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination282 p. :
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1879081M
      ISBN 100824004701
      LC Control Number90039467

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The Grand Rounds is one of the country’s longest continuous systems of public urban parkways and has been the preeminent urban parkway system for more than a century.