By Kendall H. Brown (author) and David M. Cobb (photograph)
Discover 26 public Japanese gardens, each detailing their style, history, and design along with stunning photographs. Brown, professor of Asian Art History in the School of Art at California State University, explores the complex history of the Japanese gardens in North America and retraces five eras of their evolution from the late 19th century to the early 21st century. And if you are already thinking about your next vacation, you will find a list of 75 other peaceful gardens to visit.
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