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ARCADIAN AMERICA: THE DEATH AND LIFE OF AN ENVIRONMENTAL TRADITION. Aaron Sachs. Yale University Press, New Haven, 2013. New Directions in Narrative History. 496 pp. with 54 ills. 24 x 19 cm. LC 2012-35284 ISBN 9780300176407 In English.
Presents an interdisciplinary examination of the unique landscape tradition that has been embodied in the American garden cemetery from its origins in the mid-19th century to the present, exploring the ways in which notions of Arcadia in the works of 19th-century nature writers, painters, landscape architects and city planners suggest new possibilities for today's environmental movement.
Indexing: Western — United States — Several Periods — Several Media, Landscape and Garden Design
Plans: 71
Worldwide Number: 150140
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