Taste And Power

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Taste And Power

Author : Leora Auslander
ISBN : 9780520213654
Genre : History
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In an extraordinary social history, Leora Auslander explores the changing meaning of furniture from the mid 17th to the early 20th century, revealing how the aesthetics of everyday life were as integral to political events as to economic and social transformations. The book is enriched by the author's experience as a cabinetmaker. 68 photos.
Category: History
Taste and Power
Language: en
Pages: 495
Authors: Leora Auslander
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-04-24 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

In an extraordinary social history, Leora Auslander explores the changing meaning of furniture from the mid 17th to the early 20th century, revealing how the aesthetics of everyday life were as integral to political events as to economic and social transformations. The book is enriched by the author's experience as
The House the Rockefellers Built
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Robert F. Dalzell, Lee Baldwin Dalzell
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-13 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

What it was like to be as rich as Rockefeller: How a house gave shape and meaning to three generations of an iconic American family One hundred years ago America's richest man established a dynastic seat, the granite-clad Kykuit, high above the Hudson River. Though George Vanderbilt's 255-room Biltmore had
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The explicit association between food and status was, academically speaking, first acknowledged on the food production level. He who owned the land, possessed the grain, he who owned the mill, had the flour, he who owned the oven, sold the bread. However, this conceptualization of power is dual; next to