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Architecture in the national parks of Nepal

Paul Gut

Architecture in the national parks of Nepal


by Paul Gut

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Published by National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Office, HMG Nepal in Kathmandu .
Written in English

  • Nepal,
  • Nepal.
    • Subjects:
    • National parks and reserves -- Nepal -- Buildings.,
    • Visitors" Centers -- Nepal.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Paul Gut.
      LC ClassificationsNA1510.8.N4 G8 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination75 p. :
      Number of Pages75
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3929360M
      LC Control Number81903498

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Most of the park, including Lake Rara, lies in Mugu District; a small area is within Jumla District of Karnali Zone. This is the smallest park in Nepal, containing the country's biggest lake ( sq kms) at an. The biggest online Architecture directory of Nepal. Find location, address, telephone no., mobile no, email of Architecture in Nepal.

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Inthe Shuklaphanta and Parsa Wildlife Reserves were upgraded to National Parks. Wilderness by Design was written for the Park Historic Structures and Cultural Landscape Program (NPS, Washington Office), as the National Historic Landmark Theme Study of National Park Service Landscape Architecture.

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Sagarmāthā National Park is a national park in the Himalayas of eastern Nepal that is dominated by Mount encompasses an area of 1, km 2 ( sq mi) in the Solukhumbu District and ranges in elevation from 2, to 8, m (9, to 29, ft) at the summit of Mount Everest.

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This is a good history of the design and development of National Parks during the s and 30s and the creation of the rustic look of park architecture and the picturesque design of the landscapes and man-made. Most important to mention is that this is NOT a guide to the rustic "log cabin" architecture of the 67 national parks of the United States, but is an encyclopedic guide to important historic buildings at a selective sample of the sites maintained by the National Park Service.

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Chitwan National Park (Nepali: चितवन राष्ट्रिय निकुञ्ज) is the first national park in was established in and granted the status of a World Heritage Site in It covers an area of km 2 ( sq mi) and is located in the subtropical Inner Terai lowlands of south-central Nepal in the districts of Nawalpur, Parsa, Chitwan and ated: (8th session).

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Established in as India’s first national park, Corbett takes its name from the legendary tiger hunter Jim Corbett (–), who put Kumaon (the district in which the forest lies) on the map with his celebrated book The Maneaters of Kumaon. Covering an area of more than sq km, this terai wildland is home to nearly tigers.

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Blending Nepali and classical architecture - Kathmandu, Nepal PATAN EXAMPLES: • Lalitpur (the city of beauty) – ancient name • Circular in shape and situated about 3 miles south- east of Kathmandu, a short distance from the southern bank of the river Bagmati.Royal chitwan national park one of the most popular national parks in Nepal.

Beforethis area used to be the hunting reserve for the ruling class of Nepal. The hereditary prime ministers of the Rana family, who ruled Nepal for years, often used to invite people from England and India as their guests and huge numbers of tigers and.The main objectives of the Nepal National Mammal Red Data Book (RDB) were to provide comprehensive and up-to-date accounts of mammal species recorded in Nepal.