Bok Tower Gardens: America’s Taj Mahal is the first major illustrated book about Bok Tower Gardens, an architectural and landscape masterpiece in Central Florida’s rolling hills of citrus groves.
Read about this eminent work of America’s “golden age of architecture” and learn how publisher, philanthropist, and conservationist Edward W. Bok commissioned two esteemed designers, landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. and architect Milton B. Medary, to create a sanctuary that would preserve the natural beauty of the region.
Kenneth Treister, FAIA is an architect and artist. He has written nine books, including Havana Forever. David Price, president of the Bok Tower Gardens Foundation, served as Director of Horticulture at Bok Tower Gardens for 20 years. Dan Forer is an acclaimed architectural photographer. Derek Bok is President Emeritus of Harvard University and grandson of the founder of Bok Tower Gardens. Bob Graham is a former Florida Governor and U.S. Senator.Thank you for using Soul Of Miami!