The family cabin : inspiration for camps, cottages, and cabins / Dale Mulfinger.

Since the beginning of the 20th century, cabin retreats have held a unique place in the lives and lore of many American families. In The Family Cabin, author and "cabinologist" Dale Mulfinger explores the role that cabins have had and continue to have in family bonding and as a repository for family...

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Main Author: Mulfinger, Dale, 1943-
Published: Newtown, CT : The Taunton Press, Inc., [2017]
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Summary: Since the beginning of the 20th century, cabin retreats have held a unique place in the lives and lore of many American families. In The Family Cabin, author and "cabinologist" Dale Mulfinger explores the role that cabins have had and continue to have in family bonding and as a repository for family history, nostalgia, and cherished memories. This collection brings together 37 new and old cabins from across North America as inspiration for anyone who desires a peaceful retreat of their own. Within these pages, Mulfinger rekindles his love for this treasured American icon with fresh insights and seasoned strategies about the logic, utility, and beauty of cabin construction and with fascinating stories of the families that live in them.
Physical Description: 265 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Language: English
ISBN: 1631866524
9781631866524