A reference to the architectural styles of American homes. Arranged chronologically, each chapter offers a look at a particular period or style, with some 500 b&w illustrations showing exterior views and floorplans with regional and stylistic variations. Covers Native American dwellings, the Georgian era, frontier homes, the Victorian era, early modernism, the postwar era, and contemporary trends. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
The visual dictionary of American domestic architecture
New York :, Henry Holt and Co.,, c1994
272 p. :,chiefly ill. ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility:
by Rachel Carley ; illustrations by Ray Skibinski and Ed Lam
"A Roundtable Press book."
Branch Call Number:
R- 728.0973 C281v