The Hamptons are hot. Gordon, who grew up there, traces the invention of the idea of the Hamptons as a resort for the elite of New York City and shows how various forces, including artists, real estate developers, and media professionals transformed what had been a quiet rural place into a modern and worldwide phenomenon. 175 illustrations.aquot;Kitchen a The Focal Point, aquot; Interior Design, August 1965; Quote from advertisement for Techbuilt in House Beautiju/a#39;s Vacation Homes. CHAPTER 6 1 ... Blocking out undesirable views was always an important aspect of beach house design.
|Publisher||:||Princeton Architectural Press - 2001-05-01|