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Californian Architecture in Santa Barbara - a book by Staats, H. Philip

Californian Architecture in Santa Barbara

Californian Architecture in Santa Barbara( )
Author: Staats, H. Philip
ISBN:978-1-4422-2427-8
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $22.95
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Following a devastating earthquake in 1925 that destroyed most of Santa Barbara's significant buildings, the city became the first in the country to have a controlled building plan using elements of Spanish colonial architecture. Californian architecture is a distinctive style--the product of many architects, it is inspired by the play of sunshine on light surfaces as well as the contrast of deep shadows. In 1929 the author presented 231 photos and plans of the rebuilt city: its public...
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Pages:144
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / State & Local / West (Ak, Ca, Co, Hi, Id, Mt, Nv, Ut, Wy)
Architecture / Regional
Philosophy / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 11 x 0.35 Inches
Book Weight:0.94 Pounds

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