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Source Book of American Architecture 500 Notable Buildings from the 10th Century to the Present

ISBN-10: 1568982542

ISBN-13: 9781568982540

Edition: 1996

Authors: G. E. Kidder Smith, Paul Goldberger

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This comprehensive and insightful illustrated survey of 500 of America's most distinguished buildings provides a unique overview of the thousand-year architectural development of the United States. It examines our nation's architecture from its earliest days to the present, ranging from cliff dwellings in Mesa Verde to Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House in Chicago to James Ingo Freed's Holocaust Museum in Washington. Indispensable in any library, it also serves as a general introduction to American architecture or as a splendid guide for tourists.
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date: 9/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 688
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.794
Language: English

Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Paul Goldberger is the architectural critic and a staff writer at The New Yorker.

Author's Note
Acknowledgements
Preface
Introduction
500 Notable Buildings
Bibliography
Glossary
Regional Maps and Lists of Buildings
Alphabetical List of Buildings
List of Architects and Designers
List of Building Types