Denver's Historic Homes, Colorado (Images of America Series)

Denver's Historic Homes, Colorado (Images of America Series)

by Amy B. Zimmer
     
 

Images of America: Denver's Historic Homes provides a mere introduction into the myriad of architectural styles and the unique blending of cultures that have made the Rocky Mountain region so remarkable, from the city's inception as a mining claim to what it has become today. From itinerantly used sod and log homes to mansions that rivaled the grandest of

Overview


Images of America: Denver's Historic Homes provides a mere introduction into the myriad of architectural styles and the unique blending of cultures that have made the Rocky Mountain region so remarkable, from the city's inception as a mining claim to what it has become today. From itinerantly used sod and log homes to mansions that rivaled the grandest of their period, Denver's eclectic gathering of early residents produced a landscape of architectural monuments that attest to the people's needs, desires, values, and occasional eccentricities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781467130585
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
12/02/2013
Series:
Images of America Series
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
712,182
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author


Amy B. Zimmer, historian and author of Arcadia Publishing's Denver's Capitol Hill Neighborhood, has sought to document and celebrate the styles and design trends of the Denver area's most influential neighborhoods and communities. She has obtained historic images from private collections as well as from public sources in order to bring to the reader an informative, and even provocative, overview of the history of Denver's residential homes.

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