American House Styles: A Concise Guide

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W. W. Norton & Company, 2002 - Architecture - 190 pages
How and where did different architectural styles develop? America has an abundance of fascinating and varied house styles, as fascinating and diverse as its people.
 

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Contents

PALATIAL PALACES 18801930
91
INDIGENOUS STYLES 18801930
107
REMINISCENT STYLES 18801940
117
THE MODERN MOVEMENT 19201960
137
NOVELTY AND DIVERGENCE 19601990s
159

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John Milnes Baker, AIA, is an architect specializing in residential design.Amember of the Society of Architectural Historiansand the National Trust for Historic Preservation,he is the author of How to Build a House with anArchitect and his work has appeared in numerousarchitectural journals. He lives in South Kent, CT.

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