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Home: A Short History of an Idea
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin USA
Publication date July 1, 1987
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780140102314
ISBN-10 0140102310
Dimensions 0.75 by 5 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $16.00
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Reprint edition from Penguin USA (July 1, 1987)
9780140102314 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $16.00
Cassette/Spoken Word
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With Nadia May (other contributor) | from Blackstone Audio Inc (August 1, 1997)
9780786103157 | details & prices | 7.00 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $44.95
About: An examination of the development of the idea of the home delves into issues such as privacy, domesticity, efficiency, and ease and analyzes the social and cultural factors that shaped them.

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