Great Wall Style: an architectural monograph anchored in lyric essays about unusual farmhouses by the Great Wall of China ... 

This architectural style sourcebook also tells the story of an American architect’s assimilation into a foreign culture, and his family’s ongoing efforts that have provided a catalyst for strengthening the community.
— Thomas Schmidt, Architect and Illustrator
A series of thoughtful philosophical and critical reflections on life, on space, on time and on society. It is a coffee table book, but it is also more than that.
— Abidin Kusno, Architectural Historian 
It is remarkable that there is a clear organic quality—rather than a disjunction—between what is salvaged and old from what is new and purchased ...
— Ronald G. Knapp, Author and Architectural Historian