This book covers all aspects of landscape construction, giving a good understanding of building materials and assembly. It is heavily illustrated with numerous specially commissioned, detailed construction drawings and has a strong emphasis on sustainability and good practice. At the end of the book there is a glossary and an appendix of technical information.
Robert Holden is a practising landscape architect. He has worked with Jamie Liversedge on projects in the Netherlands and the UK and teaches landscape architecture and garden design at the University of Greenwich, London. He is the author of 'New Landscape Design' (Laurence King, 2003).