Discovering the Vernacular Landscape [Audiobook] download free by John Brinckerhoff Jackson

Discovering the Vernacular Landscape Audiobook download free by John Brinckerhoff Jackson
  • Listen audiobook: Discovering the Vernacular Landscape
  • Author: John Brinckerhoff Jackson
  • Release date: 1986/4/26
  • Publisher: YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780300035810
  • Rating: 9.62 of 10
  • Votes: 585
  • Review by: Carl Kumar
  • Review rating: 8.1 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/19
  • Duration: 2H12M1S in 256 kbps (36 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-28
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WMA, WAV, MPEG4, MP4, MPEG-4 SLS, MP3, FLAC, MOD (compression ARJ, TGZ, TZ, ARC, TAR.XZ, ZIP, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 180
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 15M9S (3.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: A pioneer in landscape studies takes us on a tour of landscapes past and present to show how our surroundings reflect our culture.'No one who cares deeply about landscape issues can overlook the scores of brilliant insights and challenges to the mind, eye and conscience contained in Discovering the Vernacular Landscape. It is a book to be deeply cherished and to be read and pondered many times.'-Wilbur Zelinsky, Landscape'While it is fashionable to speak of man as alienated from his environment, Mr. Jackson shows us all the ties that bind us to it, consciously or unconsciously. He teaches us to speak intelligently-rather than polemically or wistfully-of the sense of place.'-Anatole Broyard, New York Times'This book is a vital and seminal text: do beg, borrow or buy it.'-Robert Holden, Landscape Design (London)'Incisive and overpoweringly influential. It will probably tell you something about how you live that you've never thought about.'-Thomas Hine, The Philadelphia Inquirer'No one can come close to Jackson in his unique combination of historical scholarship and field experience, in his deep knowledge of European high culture as well as of American trailer parks, in his archivist's nose for the unusual fact and his philosopher's mind for the trenchant, surprising question.'-Yi-Fu Tuan
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Social Impact Of Environmental Issues, Sociology & Anthropology, Natural History Books, Human Geography, Architecture, Landscape Art & Architecture
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 26.52 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x235x13mm
  • Weight: 318g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: United States

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