The Gardens of Suzhou
224 pages | 6 x 9 | 111 illus.
Paper 2012 | ISBN 978-0-8122-2214-2 | $29.95 | £19.50
A volume in the Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture series
""Henderson, a talented landscape architect and designer himself, offers a helpful representation and unique tour of this collection of some of China's most famous gardens."--Laurie Olin, University of Pennsylvania
Walk with landscape architect and scholar Ron Henderson through seventeen of Suzhou's classical Chinese garden masterpieces. This insightful guide is fully illustrated with newly drawn plans, maps, and original photographs.
Making New York Dominican: Small Business, Politics, and Everyday Life
336 pages | 6 x 9 | 2 illus.
Cloth 2012 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4461-8 | $69.95 | £45.50
A volume in the City in the Twenty-First Century series
This volume presents an ethnographic study of Dominicans in New York City through their participation in small businesses. Krohn-Hansen demonstrates how Dominican enterprises work, how people find economic openings, and how Dominicans who own small commercial ventures have formed political associations to promote and defend their interests.
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