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Author Bluestone, Daniel M., author
Title Buildings, landscapes, and memory : case studies in historic preservation / Daniel Bluestone
Imprint New York, NY ; London : W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., [2011]
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 人文社會聯圖  NA106 .B59 2011    AVAILABLE    30610020569976
Edition First ed
Descript 302 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, plan ; 29 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-293) and index
Introduction. Buildings, landscapes, and memory -- Patriotism in place : Lafayette's triumphal tour of the United States, 1824-1825 -- Captured by context : architectural innovation and banality at Thomas Jefferson's university -- Dutch homesteads in modern Brooklyn : the unused past -- Conservation on the Hudson : saving the Palisades -- The Arch and the neighborhood : marking westward expansion in St. Louis -- Preservation and destruction in Chicago : narrating history while building a city -- Chicago's Mecca flat blues : architecture, music, and race in the politics of place -- A Virginia courthouse square : reviving the colonial -- Drive-by history : Virginia's historic highway marker program -- Toxic history : preservation on EPA Superfund sites
Subject Architecture -- Conservation and restoration -- United States -- Case studies
Historic preservation -- United States -- Case studies
Alt Title Case studies in historic preservation
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