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Description - Boulder by Silvia Pettem

BOULDER: EVOLUTION OF A CITY has captivated newcomers, tourists, and long time residents for years with its dramatic visual and narrative presentation of the birth and development of Boulder. In this updated edition, 322 photographs -- more than 90 of them current -- capture landmarks, buildings, major events, and quiet moments from the 1860s to 2006. Photographs showing the same locations at several intervals in history reveal Boulder's continuum from past to present. Pettem devotes the first chapter to an introduction of the early photographers whose work appears throughout the book. Moving outward from the central business district as development did, each subsequent chapter focuses on a particular area in Boulder, with an introductory essay followed by historic and contemporary photographs with detailed captions.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780870818318
ISBN-10: 0870818317
Format: Paperback
(280mm x 216mm x 12mm)
Pages: 228
Imprint: University Press of Colorado
Publisher: University Press of Colorado
Publish Date: 1-May-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Silvia Pettem

Silvia Pettem is the author of numerous books, booklets, and articles on various aspects of Colorado history. A longtime resident of Boulder, she now resides with her husband and two daughters in Longmont

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