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By Frederick W. Mayer

While there are occasions whilst the combination of outdated and new constructions and the chaotic actions of millions of scholars may give a haphazard visual appeal to the collage, campus making plans has in truth turn into a hugely sophisticated type of structure. this is often proven in a resounding model by means of this immensely informative and interesting heritage of the evolution of the campuses of the collage of Michigan by way of Fred Mayer, who served for greater than 3 a long time because the campus planner for the college in the course of a huge interval of its progress in the course of the past due 20th century. by means of tracing the improvement of the Michigan campus from its early days to the current, in the context of the evolution of upper schooling in the US, Mayer offers a robust argument for the significance of rigorous and enlightened campus making plans as a serious section of the educational surroundings of the collage. His entire historical past of campus making plans, illustrated with images, maps, and diagrams from Michigan’s background, is a phenomenal contribution to the university’s background because it ways its bicentennial in 2017. possibly extra very important, Mayer’s ebook offers a necessary treatise at the evolution of campus making plans as an architectural discipline.

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