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Remembering roadside America preserving the recent past as landscape and place by John A. Jakle

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Published by University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Roadside architecture,
  • Historic preservation,
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • Historic sites,
  • Material culture,
  • Landscape architecture,
  • Local History,
  • Museum techniques,
  • Landscape protection,
  • Historic buildings,
  • Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn A. Jakle and Keith A. Sculle
ContributionsSculle, Keith A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE159 .J25 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25220587M
ISBN 101572338237
ISBN 109781572338234
LC Control Number2011029286

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