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10 edition of Trees in urban design found in the catalog.

Trees in urban design

by Henry F. Arnold

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban beautification,
  • Trees in cities

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenry F. Arnold.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA9052 .A76
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 168 p. :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4416528M
    ISBN 100442203365, 0442203403
    LC Control Number79020497

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During and he was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Urban Design at Pratt Institute. Arnold studied forestry and landscape architecture at Pennsylvania State University and received his degree in landscape architecture from the University of Pennsylvania.

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