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Islamic Gardens and Architecture: Introduction


This guide is for the Islamic Gardens and Architecture course taught by Professor D. Fairchild Ruggles who is an Associate Professor of Landscape History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the author of Gardens, Landscape, and Vision in the Palaces of Islamic Spain.

Course Contact Information

Professor D. Fairchild Ruggles

Office Hours by appointment

Department of Landscape Architecture
University of Illinois
101 Temple Buell Hall
611 E. Lorado Taft Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820

Phone: 217-333-9279



contact the Middle East Subject Specialist

Laila Hussein Moustafa