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Why old places matter : how historic places affect our identity and well-being / Thompson M. Mayes.

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Woodbury Public Library 363.69 MAYES (Text to phone) 34018147070173 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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"National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, DC."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword / by Stephanie K. Meeks -- Prologue -- Introduction -- Continuity -- Memory -- Individual Identity -- Civic, State, National, and Universal Identity -- Beauty -- History -- Architecture -- Sacred -- Creativity -- Learning -- Sustainability -- Ancestors -- Community -- Economics -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: Explores the reasons that <b class='oils_SH keyword abstract'>old</b> <b class='oils_SH keyword abstract'>places</b> <b class='oils_SH keyword abstract'>matter</b> to people such as the feelings of belonging, continuity, stability, identity and memory, as well as more traditional reasons such as history, national identity, and architecture.
Subject: Historic buildings Social aspects
Historic preservation
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