Frederick Law Olmsted Designing America
DVD - 2014
A biography of the man who made public parks an essential part of American life. He made enormous contributions to the American landscape, a park was both a work of art and a necessity for urban life. Olmsted's efforts to preserve nature created an 'environmental ethic' decades before the environmental movement became a force in American politics.
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Arlington, VA :
- Item Description
- Special features: The 30 minute video, Olmsted's enduring legacy.
- Physical Description
- 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in