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Building Canada

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ISBN-10: 0887765041

ISBN-13: 9780887765049

Edition: 2001

Authors: Bonnie Shemie

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Sitting so close to the United States, and with influences from France, Great Britain, Asia, and Europe, building styles in Canada are familiar but different, eclectic, and unique. Bonnie Shemie, who studied the houses of North America’s native peoples, has created a beautiful and informative volume that defines this country’s history and geography through its buildings. Among the styles that dot the landscape are Quebec’s maison Canadienne based on France’s peasant cottages, brightly painted homes of the Atlantic seaports, the sod houses, prefabricated buildings and false fronts that dominated the prairies, popular Ontario farm house design, Montreal’s famed duplexes with exterior…    
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Book details

List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Tundra Book Group
Publication date: 1/18/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 40
Size: 8.78" wide x 11.26" long x 0.39" tall
Weight: 1.034