Title: A History of Domestic Space: Privacy and the Canadian Home
ISBN Number: 0774806842 / 9780774806848
Seller ID: 18
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Ward (history, University of British Columbia) explores how Canadian domestic architecture has shaped and been shaped by family and social relationships over the past three centuries. He traces the evolution of the one-room home to homes with multiple rooms with different functions, looking at revolutionary domestic technologies such as indoor plumbing, and also examines the exterior of the house and its meaning. Includes b&w historical photos and illustrations, and color paintings, as well as b&w floor plans.
Domestic Space, Canada, dwellings, home, private space, architecture