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Architecture and suburbia

Archer, John

Architecture and suburbia

from English villa to American dream house, 1690-2000

by Archer, John

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis ; London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Suburban homes -- United States.,
  • Suburban homes -- England.,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- United States.,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- England.,
  • Architecture and society -- United States.,
  • Architecture and society -- England.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Archer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7571 .A58 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 470 p. :
    Number of Pages470
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22626602M
    ISBN 100816643032

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