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People/Characters: Frederick Law Olmsted

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The American Landscape by Christian Zapatka
April 1865: The Month That Saved America (P.S.) by Jay Winik
At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson
B&N Complete Illustrated Map and Guidebook to Central Park by Richard J. Berenson
Biltmore Estate: The Most Distinguished Private Place by John Bryan
The California frontier, 1863-1865 by Frederick Law Olmsted
Capital's Utopia: Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, 1855-1916 by Anne E. Mosher
Central Park, An American Masterpiece: A Comprehensive History of the Nation's First Urban Park by Sara Cedar Miller
The City in a Garden: a photographic history of Chicago's parks by Julia Sniderman Bachrach
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
Civilizing American Cities: Writings On City Landscapes by Frederick Law Olmsted
A Clearing In The Distance: Frederick Law Olmsted and America in the 19th Century by Witold Rybczynski
Cobblestone: Keeping it Green [2012 July/Aug] by Cobblestone magazine
Country, Park & City: The Architecture and Life of Calvert Vaux by Francis R. Kowsky
Cracker Culture: Celtic Ways in the Old South by Grady McWhiney
Creating Central Park, 1857-1861 by Frederick Law Olmsted
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson
FLO: A biography of Frederick Law Olmsted by Laura Wood Roper
Frederick Law Olmsted and the American Environmental Tradition (Planning and Cities Series) by Albert Fein
Frederick Law Olmsted and the Boston Park System by Cynthia Zaitzevsky
Frederick Law Olmsted's New York by Elizabeth Barlow Rogers
Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing the American Landscape by Charles Beveridge
Frederick Law Olmsted: The Passion of a Public Artist by Melvin Kalfus
The Gardener's Cottage in Riverside, Illinois : living in a "small masterpiece" by Frank Lloyd Wright, Jens Jensen, and Frederick Law Olmsted by Cathy Jean Maloney
The Gilded Age by Judith Freeman Clark
Green Metropolis: The Extraordinary Landscapes of New York City as Nature, History, and Design by Elizabeth Barlow Rogers
Historic San Francisco: A Concise History and Guide by Rand Richards
History of the United States Capitol : a chronicle of design, construction, and politics by William C. Allen
Lady on the Hill: How Biltmore Estate Became an American Icon by Howard E. Covington, Jr.
The Man Who Made Parks: The Story of Parkbuilder Frederick Law Olmsted by Frieda Wishinsky
The Master List of Design Projects of the Olmsted Firm 1857-1979 by Lucy Lawliss
A Modern Arcadia by Susan L. Klaus
Monument Wars: Washington, D.C., the National Mall, and the Transformation of the Memorial Landscape by Kirk Savage
Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough
Mount Royal in the Works of Frederick Law Olmsted by Dr. Charles E. Beveridge
National Geographic Magazine 2005 v207 #3 March by Chris Johns
Niagara by Pierre Berton
Olmsted's America: An "Unpractical" Man and His Vision of Civilization by Lee Hall
Parks for the People: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted (Conservation Pioneers) by Julie Dunlap
The Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South by Kenneth M. Stampp
Pride of Place: Building the American Dream by Robert A. M. Stern
The Rags of Time: A Novel by Maureen Howard
Serafina and the Twisted Staff by Robert Beatty
Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide by Tony Horwitz
SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt
Viewing Olmsted: Photographs by Robert Burley, Lee Friedlander, and Geoffrey James by Phyllis Lambert
The Washington National Mall by Peter R. Penczer

Character description

Frederick Law Olmsted (April 26, 1822 – August 28, 1903) was an American landscape designer best known for his creation of Central Park in New York City.

Frederick Law Olmsted in Wikipedia

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