Routledge Landscape publishes books for students, academics and professionals.
Our books cover topics across landscape architecture, garden design, environmental design and landscape history, and forms one of the largest lists of landscape books anywhere. So whether you’re looking to find out information on the latest landscape architectural theory, how to design a specific landscape or how to utilise drawing in your designs, we have a book for you.
Defining a research question, describing why it needs to be answered and explaining how methods are selected and applied are challenging tasks for anyone embarking on academic research within the field of landscape architecture. Whether you are an early career researcher or a senior academic, it is…
Paperback – 2016-11-24
As ecology becomes the new engineering, the projection of landscape as infrastructure—the contemporary alignment of the disciplines of landscape architecture, civil engineering, and urban planning— has become pressing. Predominant challenges facing urban regions and territories today—including…
Paperback – 2016-10-28
Since the first edition was published in 1992, Nick Robinson's The Planting Design Handbook has been widely used as a definitive text on landscape architecture courses throughout the world. It remains one of the few titles written by a practicing landscape architect and educator who is also a…
Hardback – 2016-06-16
BIM (Building Information Modelling) is transforming working practices across the built environment sector, as clients, professionals, contractors and manufacturers throughout the supply chain grasp the opportunities that BIM presents. The first book ever to focus on the implementation of BIM…
Hardback – 2016-05-17
Designs for gardens and landscapes need to contain accurate information to ensure that both the designer’s intent is clear and to enable the highest quality constructions. This book contains the elements most often used when detailing surfaces, with key information on standards, guidance and…
Paperback – 2016-04-29
What is landscape architecture? Is it gardening, or science, or art? In this book, Bruce Sharky provides a complete overview of the discipline to provide those that are new to the subject with the foundations for future study and practice. The many varieties of landscape practice are discussed with…
Paperback – 2016-02-08
How Drawings Work cheekily explains that what architects make is information that enables other people to make buildings. That information comes in a variety of forms: drawings by hand and computer, models both physical and virtual, and words as needed. The book reflects in witty prose on the…
Paperback – 2019-01-07
Written in a clear and accessible style, Garden Practices and Their Science guides gardeners in the practical arts of plant husbandry and in their understanding of its underpinning principles. The author, Professor Geoff Dixon, is an acknowledged and internationally respected horticulturist and…
Paperback – 2019-01-03
Being a professional designer is one of the most intellectually rewarding careers. Learning to become a designer can be tremendous fun but it can also be frustrating and at times painful. What you have to do to become a designer is not often clearly laid out and can seem mysterious. Over the past…
Paperback – 2018-12-18
We are pleased to announce our latest award-winning Built Environment titles. Browse the articles below to find our more information about each book award or click here to download free chapters from our award-winning books
Katherine Masiulanis and Elizabeth Cummins are our latest Routledge Featured Authors. Read our interview to discover more about their recent publication, How to Grow a Playspace: Development and Design.
The Renewable Energy Landscape: Preserving Scenic Values in our Sustainable Future has been awarded the 2017 EDRA Great Places Award (Research Category) and the Award of Excellence in the Communications category in the 2017 Vermont ASLA Awards Program.
Phyto: Principles and Resources for Site Remediation and Landscape Design has been awarded the 2017 CBHL Literature Award of Excellence in Landscape Design and Architecture. This award recognises a work that makes a significant contribution to the literature of botany or horticulture.
We are pleased to present our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within the subject of Landscape, for students, instructors, researchers and professors. You will find whatever you need to further your own research or professional interests, challenge and support your students, or to provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.
A complete listing of textbooks published by Routledge in the field of Landscape.
Our key titles for professionals, across the Built Environment disciplines.
Our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within Sustainable Built Environment for students, instructors, researchers, and professors.
Grace Harrison acquires books on landscape architecture for professionals, students and scholars. Published in a variety of formats and, where appropriate, highly designed and illustrated, these books cover topics such as gardens and designed landscapes, landscape conservation, sustainability, history, theory and urban landscapes. Additionally, she commissions research monographs in the areas of landscape, planning and architecture. Previously working on the architecture list at Routledge, she has been commissioning for landscape and built environment research since 2016.
Grace Harrison - Editor, Landscape Architecture and Built Environment Research
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