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The American family home, 1800-1960

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Dwellings -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Dwellings -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Architecture and society -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementClifford Edward Clark, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7205 .C58 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 281 p. :
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2542800M
      ISBN 100807816752, 080784151X
      LC Control Number85024496

      Non-genre novels and short stories written after the s, but set (at least partially) in the s. Literary fiction only. Award-winning, critically acclaimed, well-reviewed by readers, and/or what you've read and loved. Other readers should have given the book mostly 3 stars and above. A book’s total score is based on multiple factors. dealing with the notion of architectural "context." Central to the book is the question of how best to utilize historic buildings, yet maintain their unique character. Although the book centers on public buildings, the work is applicable to preservation activities at any scale. Clark, Clifford Edward. The American Family Home, A large number of books and articles have been written on the subject of suburbs and suburban living as a regional, national or worldwide phenomenon. This is a selected bibliography of scholarly and analytical works, listed by subject region and focus.


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