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Title:
American shelter : an illustrated encyclopedia of the American home
Author:
Walker, Les.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Revised edition.
Publication Information:
Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 1997.

©1996
Physical Description:
333 pages : illustrations, plans ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780879518714

9780879514822

9780879515997
Format :
Book

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Central Library NA7205 .W34 1996 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

Now revised, this landmark reference surveys every American housing style from Native American days to the present. Over 100 styles are covered, including 1700s Dutch Colonials and New England saltboxes, Southern plantation mansions, Shaker dwellings, and much more. Includes detailed drawings of each style, with exploded diagrams and floor plans. Over 1,000 illustrations.


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