A history of American architecture :buildings in their cultural and technological context /Mark Gelernter.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-249109

Description

xxii, 346 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Architecture
Architecture and society
Bouwkunst.

Originator

Gelernter, Mark, 1951-

Contents

First civilizations : 12,000 BC-AD 1500 -- Cultures transformed and transplanted : 1500-1650 -- Colonial culture : 1650-1763 -- The age of revolution : 1763-1820 -- Culture realigned : 1820-65 -- Enterprise and turmoil : 1865-85 -- The age of diversity : 1885-1915 -- Between the World Wars : 1915-45 -- Modern culture : 1945-73 -- Postmodern culture : 1973-1998.

Publication

Hanover : University Press of New England

Description

xxii, 346 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [330]-337) and index.
Gift of the Vernacular Architecture Project, January 30, 2002.

ISBN

0874519403 (cloth)
9780874519402 (cloth)

Call Number

Stacks NA705.G35 1999

Places

United States.