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    DescriptionConstructing Landscape is a systematic introduction to technical and constructional open space planning, with all the relevant topics, from the most common materials and surfaces to the construction of open space elements and the use of plants.

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    Constructing Landscape
    Materials. Techniques, Structural Components
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Astrid Zimmermann
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 533
    Width: 236 mm
    Height: 296 mm
    Thickness: 46 mm
    Weight: 2,440 g
    ISBN 13: 9783034607209
    ISBN 10: 3034607202

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ARC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.5
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    DC22: 712
    LC classification: NA
    B&T General Subject: 130
    Ingram Subject Code: AR
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BIC subject category V2: AMV
    DC21: 712
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15850
    BISAC V2.8: ARC009000, ARC008000, ARC012000
    Abridged Dewey: 712
    Libri: LANE2600
    Thema V1.0: AMV
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    850 black & white illustrations, 300 colour illustrations, 850 schw.-w. u. 300 farb. Abb.
    Birkhauser Verlag AG
    Imprint name
    Birkhauser Verlag AG
    Publication date
    01 August 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Flap copy
    The one-stop handbook on landscape architecture in a revised edition
    Table of contents
    Introduction, Essay, 1 Material, 1.1 Soil, 1.2 Plants, 1.3 Lawns and other seeded areas, 1.4 Wood, 1.5 Natural stone, 1.6 Bricks and clinker, 1.7 Concrete, 1.8 Metal, steel in particular, 1.9 Other building materials 2 General principles for loadbearing structures, 2.1 Loadbearing structures, 2.2 Connecting loadbearing elements, 2.3 Foundations and retaining structures 3 Building elements and building methods, 3.1 Earth structures and ground relief, 3.2 Paths and squares, 3.3 Steps and ramps, 3.4 Handrails, banisters and fences, 3.5 Walls, 3.6 Small buildings and pergolas, 3.7 Walkway structures and wooden platforms, 3.8 Small bridges, 3.9 Plantations and planting techniques, 3.10 Lawns and other seeded areas, 3.11 Drainage plant and systems, 3.12 Water features, 3.13 Vertical planting, 3.14 Roof planting, 3.15 Standard and non-standard, Appendix