Presidio, Mission, and Pueblo: Spanish Architecture and Urbanism in the United States by James Early | 9780870744822 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Presidio, Mission, and Pueblo: Spanish Architecture and Urbanism in the United States

Presidio, Mission, and Pueblo: Spanish Architecture and Urbanism in the United States

by James Early
     
 

ISBN-10: 0870744828

ISBN-13: 9780870744822

Pub. Date: 11/28/2003

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press

Early (emeritus, English, Southern Methodist U.) surveys the Spanish architecture of Florida, New Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, Arizona, and California prior to 1846 and offers an assessment of Hispanic architecture in the following years. His intention is not only to describe the forms and styles of churches, forts, simple houses, and other structures, but also to shed

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Early (emeritus, English, Southern Methodist U.) surveys the Spanish architecture of Florida, New Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, Arizona, and California prior to 1846 and offers an assessment of Hispanic architecture in the following years. His intention is not only to describe the forms and styles of churches, forts, simple houses, and other structures, but also to shed light on the social contexts within which they were built. In addition to numerous b&w photographs, 16 color plates show examples of the structures discussed. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870744822
Publisher:
Southern Methodist University Press
Publication date:
11/28/2003
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.30(h) x 0.80(d)

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