Edward A. Chappell
Chappell, Edward A.
Chappell, Edward A.
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Description: Cabin, Quarter, Plantation: Architecture and Landscapes of North American Slavery
Edward Chappell’s valuable study demonstrates that we cannot understand local building without reference to its global contexts. Chappell identifies architectural changes to big house and slave quarter design in the small North Atlantic island of Bermuda between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries and links these changes to shifts internationally in attitudes toward refinement...
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.67-98