An Architectural Guidebook to San Francisco and the Bay Area
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An Architectural Guidebook to San Francisco and the Bay Area

by Susan Cerny, Beth A. Armstrong
     
 

ISBN-10: 1586854321

ISBN-13: 9781586854324

Pub. Date: 09/10/2007

Publisher: Smith, Gibbs Publisher

An Architectural Guidebook to San Francisco and the Bay Area is the definitive guide to the history and architecture of the nine San Francisco Bay Area counties. This compendium has been written and photographed by Susan Cerny and twelve Bay Area experts and provides a historic record of how the area developed to became what it is today, and discusses

Overview

An Architectural Guidebook to San Francisco and the Bay Area is the definitive guide to the history and architecture of the nine San Francisco Bay Area counties. This compendium has been written and photographed by Susan Cerny and twelve Bay Area experts and provides a historic record of how the area developed to became what it is today, and discusses transportation systems, city and suburban landscape plans, public parkland, California history, and economic, social, and political influences. Included are San Francisco Victorians, civic buildings, churches, parks, grand Period Revivals, and rustic Arts and Crafts homes, as well as significant vernacular buildings in less publicized neighborhoods and towns.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781586854324
Publisher:
Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date:
09/10/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
568
Sales rank:
1,166,600
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.51(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Preface xi

Introduction xii

I San Francisco City and County 1

II San Mateo County 117

III Santa Clara County 165

IV Alameda County 229

V Contra Costa County 339

VI Solano County 365

VII Napa County 389

VIII Sonoma County 415

IX Marin County 459

BART 501

Architectural Styles

Further Reading

Biographies of Authors

Index

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