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Image for Architecture : An Image for America

Architecture : An Image for America

By: Pat Perrin

Price: $7.95

Publisher: History Compass:

Seller ID: 600105

ISBN: 1579600107

Condition: 64 pages, 5.5 x 4, paperback / softcover, History Compass

Editor Pat Perrin presents documentation of America's developing architecture, from the arrival of early European settlers to the Columbian Exposition. Details are included on the works of the early Native Americans, Thomas Jefferson, the new Capitol for the nation's capital, and on the debates over adhering to the classical styles or creating a new, innovative, and unique American form. Many illustrations and photographs enhance the text as we follow the development of an image for America's cities.ReviewsThe popular Perspectives on History series contains compelling firsth... View more info

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Transportation Stories

By: Pat Perrin

Price: $8.95

Publisher: History Compass:

Seller ID: 600983

ISBN: 1579600980

Condition: 52 pages, 8 x 10, paperback / softcover, History Compass

First-hand accounts and stories concerning different modes of transportation in America’s history, from stage coaches to trains, trolleys, ships, canal boats, airplanes, and the newest of all...the Segway.ReviewsThe innovative Researching American History series, designed for less experienced students introduces our nation's history through compelling firsthand accounts and primary source materials. Each book features: Selections from written and graphic primary sources; An introduction providing background information on excerpted primary sources; Easy-to-read ... View more info