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Source Book of American Architecture: 500 Notable Buildings from the 10th Century to the Present / Edition 1
     

Source Book of American Architecture: 500 Notable Buildings from the 10th Century to the Present / Edition 1

by G.E. Kidder Smith, Paul Goldberger
 

ISBN-10: 1568982542

ISBN-13: 9781568982540

Pub. Date: 09/01/2000

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568982540
Publisher:
Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.50(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Author's Note1
Acknowledgements2
Preface3
Introduction7
500 Notable Buildings18
Bibliography637
Glossary644
Regional Maps and Lists of Buildings648
Alphabetical List of Buildings660
List of Architects & Designers666
List of Building Types673

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