Books on Design

A Pattern Language
Christopher Alexander, Oxford, NY '77

The interrelationships between the design of buildings and settlements. At the core of this book is that people should design for themselves their own houses, streets, and communities. Guide to ways of seeing space, relative location, and permaculture design. Highly recommended. (Jude Hobbs)

Ecological Design
Sim Van der Ryn and Stuart, Cowan Island Press 1996


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