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Built in the U.S.A.: American Buildings from Airports to Zoos

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Why do railroad stations have overhanging eaves? Why are most lighthouses tall and skinny? Why do diners look like train cars? If you have ever asked yourself any of these questions--or wondered why our buildings look the way they do--this fascinating book will solve the mystery of how and why buildings have been built from A to Z. Here, 42 distinctive building types are b ...more
Paperback, 189 pages
Published March 1st 1985 by Preservation Press
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