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Architecture, ambition and Americans : a history of American architecture, from the beginning to the present, telling the story of the outstanding buildings, the men who designed them and the people for whom they were built

Author: Wayne Andrews
Publisher: New York, Harper [1955]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Andrews, Wayne.
Architecture, ambition and Americans.
New York, Harper [1955]
(OCoLC)560566902
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wayne Andrews
OCLC Number: 713050
Description: 315 pages illustrations 24 cm
Contents: 1. The southern triumph : architecture in the southern colonies --
2. The northern struggle ; architecture in the northern colonies --
3. The federal period, or the birth of the nation, 1790-1820 --
4. The Romantic Era, 1820-1860 --
5. The Age of Elegance, 1872-1913 --
6. The Chicago story, 1883-1955 --
7. Modern times.
Responsibility: by Wayne Andrews.

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