Architecture of Democracy: American Architecture and the Legacy of the Revolution

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Centered on his intriguing synthesis of the American republic's architectural and democratic traditions, Allan Greenberg's essay moves across geography and through history as the renowned architect and scholar makes the case that America's architectural tradition and political ideals are deeply connected.At the core of the American democratic architectural tradition is the modest, single-family house, which gave rise to the statehouse, the courthouse, the firehouse, the schoolhouse, the jailhouse, and the President's house ...

Architecture of Democracy: American Architecture and the Legacy of the Revolution 2006, Rizzoli International Publications

ISBN-13: 9780847827930

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