Texas Log Buildings: A Folk Architecture
Texas Log Buildings: A Folk Architecture by Terry G. Jordan-Bychkov
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

If you are interested in analyzing ramshackle wooden barns and corn cribs found crumbling here and there along old Central and Southeast Texas farm roads, learning more about the tools and methods used in their construction or the cultural backgrounds of their builders, then Texas Log Buildings will not disappoint. Learn all about timber selection, log hewing, corner notching, wall raising, chinking, roof pitch, wattle and daub, and stick-and-mud chimneys in this fascinating read about American folk architecture in Texas.

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