An architectural historian takes a deep dive into the story of Trump's wall and examines famous walls from throughout human history and what they reveal about us.
Introduction The invention of difference. Jericho ; Conquest Border as forge. Hadrian ; Empire Unstable walls. China ; Crisis The art of the wall-able. Thiers ; Reaction Constructing the normal. Berlin ; Takeover The return of them. West Bank ; Control The way of all walls.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-241).