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Space that is planned, say the publishers of this book, varies considerably from space that "just exists." This cryptic commentary provides the key to the organization of Kim Todd's book, which focuses on the analytical process of site planning. While the author frequently illustrates major points (with good and bad examples) and gives detailed techniques for implementing a design, this is not a "how-to" landscape book in the sense of Garrett Eckbo's Art of Home Landscaping or the Sunset-type books. Not only does it lack comprehensive critiques of completed landscape designs, but there is nary a word about specific plants to use for various landscape purposes. Instead, what it offers is a comprehensive view of the process to