If you have ever thought about getting it all together…time, energy, land, materials…to build something of your very own, this book may entice you to take the fatal step. Author, Art Boericke and Photographer Barry Shapiro have traveled for years to the ends of many rural road in order to visit and record the best owner-built structures they could.
It was always going to be a dangerous mission. Trevor Churchill’s brainchild, THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN POP, had been in development for some time and the prototype was about to be launched into the fray with a bundle of seemingly undifferentiated repertoire. The potential embarrassment factor was high with risk of heavy flak on the way and snipers on the ground in the landing zone. Trevor was calling for volunteers. There was a lot of nervous shuffling among the ranks. Some of the lads took to studying their toecaps, while others took an inordinate interest in the state of their cuticles, or tried to look inconspicuous by melting into the background.