Landscape design history greatly influenced today's design process and design solutions. Illustrated History of Landscape Design
provides an overview of landscape design, including the iconic spaces throughout the centuries, starting from landscapes in prehistory to current trends in landscape design. Featuring hundreds of masterful, hand-drawn images, this highly visual guide illustrates how the landscape has been shaped over time in relation to human need. In a concise manner, this book helps students and practitioners gain a critical perspective on how to apply historical context to contemporary design challenges.
Keywords: architectural history, human influence on landscape, shaping landscapes, pre-historical landscape design, contemporary landscape design