Building the dream: a social history of housing in America

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Pantheon Books, 1981 - Social Science - 329 pages
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This book is concerned essentially with the model of domestic environment in this country, as it has evolved from colonial architecture through current urban projects.

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Contents

CHAPTER
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PART
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CHAPTER THREE
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Gwendolyn Wright is professor at the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at Columbia University. She is cohost of the PBS television series "History Detectives" and is also the author of "Building the Dream" and "The Politics of Design in French Colonial Urbanism,

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