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Author Flanders, Judith.

Title The making of home : the 500-year story of how our houses became our homes / Judith Flanders.

Publication Info. New York, N.Y. : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2015.

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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  392.36 FLANDERS    Check Shelf
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Non Fiction  392.36 FLANDERS    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  392.3609 FLANDERS    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department  392.3609 FLANDERS    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  392.3 FLANDERS, JUDITH    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  392.36 FLANDERS    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  392.36 FLANDERS    Check Shelf
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 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  392.36 F61    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  392.36 FLANDERS    Check Shelf

Edition First U.S. edition.
Description xii, 346 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Note Originally published: London : Atlantic Books, 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-334) and index.
Contents Home thoughts : an introduction -- The family way -- A room of one's own -- Home and the world -- Home furnishings -- Building myths -- Hearth and home -- The home network -- Not at home.
Summary "Flanders traces the evolution of the house from the sixteenth to the early twentieth century across northern Europe and America, showing how the homes we know today bear only a faint resemblance to homes throughout history. What turned a house into a home?"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Dwellings -- History.
Dwellings -- Social aspects.
ISBN 9781250067357 (hardcover) : $26.99
1250067359 (hardcover)
9781466875487 (e-book)
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