Notes on Landscape Archiectural Design in Hot Arid Environments

Notes on Landscape Archiectural Design in Hot Arid Environments

The Case of Egyptian Desert Environments

LAP Lambert Academic Publishing ( 2016-01-04 )

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In arid countries such as Egypt, characterized by broad areas of dry lands and growing urban pressure in territorial and water resources, desertification process has been highly accelerated during last decades. The landscape architecture practice in Egypt needs a vision to maintain the national and environmental character. Sustainable landscape design is desirable to flourish future settlements in the desert. This book aims to help developing a landscape design strategy for outdoor environment in hot climates based on sustainability principles.

Book Details:

ISBN-13:

978-3-659-78482-8

ISBN-10:

3659784826

EAN:

9783659784828

Book language:

English

By (author) :

Ayman Hassaan A. Mahmoud

Number of pages:

80

Published on:

2016-01-04

Category:

Architecture