Helsinki / City in the Forest – ヘルシンキ/森と生きる都市 : Finland-Japan Seminar on Environmental Planning and Quality of Life : Vision for the Next Generation (ed. Michiko Yamada; Ichigaya Publishing Co. Ltd., 1997.
The book gives an outlook to the history of the capital city Helsinki, and its recent developments in housing, infrastructure, and sustainability. Contributions by Yoshinobu Ashihara, Paavo Perkkiö, Pekka Korpinen, Noriaki Okabe, Arvo Turtiainen, Riichi Miyake, Daisuke Ito, Reiji Obase, Masato Nakatani, Mikael Sundman, Bo Carpelan, Kuniaki Ito, Keiko Yoshizaki, Helsinki City Planning Department, and Pekka Pakkala.
The text is in Japanese and English. The book is beautifully illustrated with photographs, architectural drawings, plans, and maps.
Our copy in stock is in good condition. There is some slight shelf wear and edge wear on the dust jacket, but the pages are clean and the glueing of the binding is fine.