"What Style Is It?" provides a portable, easy-to-use guide to identifying American architechure, on the road or in your own community. This revised edition presents new photographs and line drawings, a concise, illustrated glossary, and accessible information on twenty-two major styles of American architecture from the past 300 years. Organized chronologically, the book presents succinct summaries of architectural styles, discusses their development and notable characteristics, and mentions where real-world examples can be found. This is the definitive, concise guide to the captivating structures and history of American architecture. 2003 paperback, 152 pages.