Peter Mires's Bayou Built: The Legacy of Louisiana's Historic Architecture PDF

By Peter Mires

ISBN-10: 1450263674

ISBN-13: 9781450263672

"Louisiana, the Bayou nation, is known for lots of issues, together with savory delicacies, nice song, and a resident inhabitants whose mantra is laissez les bons temps rouler—let the nice occasions roll! where can also be famous for its historical structure, which levels from easy kinds reminiscent of the shotgun apartment or the Creole cottage to the prestigious plantation houses alongside the River Road.
Bayou equipped: The Legacy of Louisiana’s historical structure examines the so-called “built surroundings” from the views of cultural geography and historical renovation. It explores a few of the people forms and architectural types that grew to become a part of the Louisiana panorama from the 1st French payment in 1699 during the railroad and lumber increase of the 1890s."

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