A Short Biography Of Frederick Law Olmsted

August 7, 2018|
A Short Biography Of Frederick Law Olmsted by Jon Weatherman
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Frederick Law Olmsted practiced the art of landscape architecture with a combination of elegance and practicality. He held a deep understanding of managing the human impact on the land. In addition to Central Park, the Biltmore Estate, and the "White City" of Chicago''s World Fair, he set the ground rules for Yosemite National Park. He was also a writer, an innovator in war injury; and a business man.

The Short Biographies series from Applewood''s Benna Books imprint features short, intriguing, and entertaining biographies of world-renowned figures. Each beautiful hardcover book includes an interesting retelling of a single person''s life, suitable for young adults and adults alike. These little gems will become beloved souvenirs of a favorite artist or a memorable trip to a museum.

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Title:A Short Biography Of Frederick Law OlmstedFormat:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:32 pages, 6.75 X 4.25 X 0.31 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 6.75 X 4.25 X 0.31 inPublished:August 7, 2018Publisher:Applewood BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1944038574

ISBN - 13:9781944038571

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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