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The building of America

Robin Langley Sommer

The building of America

100 great landmarks

by Robin Langley Sommer

  • 359 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Saraband in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- United States.,
  • United States -- Buildings, structures, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p198. - Includes index.

    StatementRobin Langley Sommer.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18989590M
    ISBN 101887354301
    OCLC/WorldCa77127379

      Built in for the American Book Company, at the time a dominant force in the textbook-publishing industry, the building was designed by architect Nelson Max Dunning. Sold in to its next-door neighbor R.R. Donnelly, the building was expanded to the north with a series of nine additions in the s and ’50s, and a skybridge was added. The three gun building books should give you a foundation in the process and techniques of gun building. A study of Rifles of Colonial America and Kindig's book should get you started on a more thorough understanding of the complexities of architecture, design features, and decoration from region to region and builder to builder.

    This book is about the stones of the White House and the stonemasons from Scotland who created the finest stone carving in eighteenth-century America. The walls of the President’s House are not silent if you look beneath the paint that makes them white and focus your attention on . demonstration of high-performance solutions. Building America is driving real solutions in the race to net zero energy homes. For the past six years, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) provided research coordination, technical monitoring, and contract administrative support to the Building America industry research teams. As these.

    The book became the first banned book in North America, and subsequently all known copies were publicly burned. Pynchon left for England prior to a scheduled appearance in court, and never returned. Manuscripts of John Amos Comenius (by anti-Swedish Polish partisans). The bulk of the building is sensitively lightened by horizontal stone bands at the base and upper levels. A recognizable architectural feature is the 2-story tower that extends above the main entrance. The tower is highlighted by tapered corners and features several ornamental carvings, including the winged-book logo of the American Book Company.


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