MASTER BUILDERS

MASTER BUILDERS
MASTER BUILDERS
Item# ISBN 0471144029
$19.95

Which architect designed the pedestal for the Statue of Liberty? Who was the only American architect to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor for bravery during the Civil War? Which architect designed a castle in California for William Randolph Hearst? "Master Builders" answers these and scores of other questions about more than 100 architects and builders who have left indelible marks on American architecture. This unique guide puts faces with America's most well-known and loved buildings: from the U.S. Capitol and Washington Monument through the first skyscrapers and landmarks of the Post-Modern movement. Paperback, 203 pages.