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An Architectural Guidebook to Portland.

An Architectural Guidebook to Portland

Bart King

Oregon State University Press

101 Waldo Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331-6407

9780870711916, $22.95 http://oregonstate.edu/dept/press 1-800-426-3797

Now in an updated and expanded second edition reflecting Portland's growth in the twenty-first century, An Architectural Guidebook to Portland is teacher Bart King's guide to the amazing buildings that distinguish Portland, Oregon as a place worthy of sightseeing. From 19th-century cast-iron front buildings to the Old Town and Chinatown to the breathtaking downtown bridges and much more, An Architectural Guidebook to Portland is sure to intrigue architecture enthusiasts, Portland tourists, and armchair travelers alike. Black-and-white photographs illustrate this blend of historic preservation and history vignettes, which features over 250 separate entries.
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