Selected Reading on Landscape

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Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Pub. L. 101-336. 26 July 1990. 104 Stat. 328.

Alanen, Arnold R. and Robert Melnick, eds. Preserving Cultural Landscapes in America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2000.

Araoz, Gustavo F. "World-Heritage Historic Urban Landscapes: Defining and Protecting Authenticity." APT Bulletin 39, no. 2/3 (2008): 33-37.

Berg, Shary Page. "Fairsted: Documenting and Preserving a Historic Landscape." APT Bulletin 20, no. 1 (1988): 41-49.

---. "Approaches to Landscape Preservation Treatment at Mount Auburn Cemetery."APT Bulletin 24, no. 3/4 (1992): 52-58.

Birnbaum, Charles A. "Making Educated Decisions on the Treatment of Historic Landscapes." APT Bulletin 24, no. 3/4 (1992): 42-51.

---. Design with Culture: Claiming America"s Landscape Heritage. Charlottesville: UVA Press, 2005.

---, ed. Preserving Modern Landscape Architecture I: Proceedings from the Wave Hill Conference. Washington, D.C.: Spacemaker Press, 1999.

---, ed. Preserving Modern Landscape Architecture II: Making Post-War Landscapes Visible. Washington, D.C.: Spacemaker Press, 2004.

Clem Labines Traditional Building. "Landscape & Garden Specialties." Buying Guides.[a nongovernment website]

Favretti, Rudy J. and Joy P. Landscapes and Gardens for Historic Buildings: A Handbook for Reproducing and Creating Authentic Landscape Settings. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1978.

Goeldner, Paul K. "Plant Life at Historic Properties." Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology 16, no. 3/4 (1984): 67-69.

Historic Preservation Forum 7, no. 3 (May/June 1993).

Longstreth, Richard, ed. Cultural Landscapes: Balancing Nature and Heritage in Preservation Practice. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2008.

Maciejak, Dan. "Selecting, Planting & Maintaining Street Trees." The Old-House Journal, August/September 1983, 154-157.

Melnick, Robert Z. "Climate Change and Landscape Preservation: A Twenty-First-Century Conundrum." APT Bulletin 40, no. 3/4 (2009): 35-42.

Mitchell, Nora J. "Considering the Authenticity of Cultural Landscapes." APT Bulletin 39, no. 2/3 (2008), 25-31. Pearl, Wendy. "Vegetation in Historic Landscapes." MA Department of Conservation and Recreation, Office of Cultural Resources, Best Management Practices.

Potteiger, Matthew, and Jamie Purinton. Landscape Narratives: Design Practices for Telling Stories. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 1998.

Rossler, Mechtild. "Applying Authenticity to Cultural Landscapes." APT Bulletin 39, no. 2/3 (2008): 47-52.

Taylor, Ken, Nora J. Mitchell and Archer St. Clair. Conserving Cultural Landscapes. New York: Routledge, 2014.

Vernon, Noel Dorsey. "Some Basic Cultural Landscape Preservation Resources: A Review of Available Information." APT Bulletin 30, no. 1 (1999): 57-60.

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