Barns Across America by Herber Bouland
The barn is the quintessential image of rural America - plain, simple and straightforward. This book takes an in-depth look at the barns that have dotted the American countryside for centuries. This isn't just another pretty picture book of barns (although it does have great pictures). Discover for yourself the historical richness of barns, understand barn life, and appreciate the beauty of barns.
Black & White, Colored Images
Herber Bouland is both an agricultural and civil engineer and has worked in both government and private practice. He has done research, has designed and evaluated a variety of agricultural structures, and has written many articles and papers related to farming and agriculture. He ahs managed agricultural relief and rural development projects in the Philippines, Central America, and Africa. Mr. Bouland is interested in preservation of barns and other of our nation's historic treasures.