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By Vincent Scully

ISBN-10: 159534151X

ISBN-13: 9781595341518

A vintage publication authored via the most important architectural historian in the US, this absolutely illustrated historical past of yankee structure and town making plans relies on Vincent Scully's conviction that structure and town making plans are inseparably associated and needs to accordingly be taken care of jointly. He defines structure as a continual discussion among generations which creates an atmosphere throughout time. This definitive survey extends past the towns themselves to the yankee scene as an entire, which has encouraged the average balanced, closed and ordered varieties, and particularly the probity, that he feels typifies American architecture.

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