Moravian Architecture and Town Planning
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and Other Eighteenth-Century American SettlementsUniversity of Pennsylvania Press Pennsylvania Paperbacks
The industrial city of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, was originally settled in colonial times by Moravians from southeastern Germany. These religious utopians were noted for urban planning. In this large-format, richly illustrated volume, historian William Murtagh compares more than 20 Bethlehem landmarks with other Moravian communities for a fascinating glimpse into a part of America's past.