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The Resource Characteristically American : memorial architecture, national identity, and the Egyptian revival, Joy M. Giguere, (electronic resource)

Characteristically American : memorial architecture, national identity, and the Egyptian revival, Joy M. Giguere, (electronic resource)

Label
Characteristically American : memorial architecture, national identity, and the Egyptian revival
Title
Characteristically American
Title remainder
memorial architecture, national identity, and the Egyptian revival
Statement of responsibility
Joy M. Giguere
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giguere, Joy M.
Dewey number
725/.940973
LC call number
NA9347
LC item number
.G54 2014
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  • Monuments
  • Egyptian revival (Architecture)
  • Nationalism and architecture
  • Architecture and society
Label
Characteristically American : memorial architecture, national identity, and the Egyptian revival, Joy M. Giguere, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-263 and index
Contents
The dream of Egypt -- "The dead shall be raised" : Egyptianizing in the rural cemetery movement -- Revolutionary monuments : the obelisks of Bunker Hill and Groton Heights -- America conservata, Africa liberata : the American sphinx at Mount Auburn Cemetery -- American obelisk : the Washington National Monument -- From Egyptian revival to American style -- Coda : the broken obelisk
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001351292
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 274 pages
Isbn
9781621900399
Lccn
2013039690
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001351292
Label
Characteristically American : memorial architecture, national identity, and the Egyptian revival, Joy M. Giguere, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-263 and index
Contents
The dream of Egypt -- "The dead shall be raised" : Egyptianizing in the rural cemetery movement -- Revolutionary monuments : the obelisks of Bunker Hill and Groton Heights -- America conservata, Africa liberata : the American sphinx at Mount Auburn Cemetery -- American obelisk : the Washington National Monument -- From Egyptian revival to American style -- Coda : the broken obelisk
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001351292
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 274 pages
Isbn
9781621900399
Lccn
2013039690
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001351292

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