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Title:
The making of home : the 500-year story of how our houses became our homes
Author:
Flanders, Judith, author.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Publication Information:
New York, N.Y. : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2015.

©2014
Physical Description:
xii, 346 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Summary:
"Flanders traces the evolution of the house from the sixteenth to the early twentieth century across northern Europe and America, showing how the homes we know today bear only a faint resemblance to homes throughout history. What turned a house into a home?"--Dust jacket flap.
General Note:
Originally published: London : Atlantic Books, 2014.
Language:
English
Contents:
Home thoughts : an introduction -- The family way -- A room of one's own -- Home and the world -- Home furnishings -- Building myths -- Hearth and home -- The home network -- Not at home.
ISBN:
9781250067357
Format :
Book