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The Resource 50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S., Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough

50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S., Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough

Label
50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S.
Title
50 great American places
Title remainder
essential historic sites across the U.S.
Statement of responsibility
Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough
Title variation
Fifty great American places
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles fifty sites across the United States that trace the cultural history of the country, discussing the people and events that led to each site's importance, from the National Mall in D.C. to Pearl Harbor in Hawaii
Cataloging source
DLC
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Glass, Brent D
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E159
LC item number
.G539 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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  • Historic sites
  • United States
  • Guidebooks
Label
50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S., Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The National Mall (Washington, D.C.) -- The Mounds and the Arch (IL/MO) -- Mesa Verde (CO) -- The Palace of the Governors (NM) -- Witch Trials (MA) -- Boundary Line (DE) -- Forks of the Ohio (PA) -- Freedom Trail (MA) -- The Liberty Bell (PA) -- Virginia Peninsula (VA) -- Monticello (VA) -- The Presidio at the Golden Gate (CA) -- White Dove of the Desert (AZ) -- Slater Mill (RI) -- Village Green (OH) -- Two Utopias (IN) -- Railroad University of the United States (MD) -- The Alamo (TX) -- Declaration of Sentiments (NY) -- Temple Square (UT) -- Fort Sumter (SC) -- New Birth of Freedom (PA) -- Schoolhouse and Fieldhouse (KS) -- First National Park (WY) -- Nook Farm Neighbors: Stowe and Twain (CT) -- Willa Cather and the Prairie (NE) -- Indian Wars (MT/SD) -- The Bridge and the Statue (NY) -- Edison's Laboratory (NJ) -- World Columbian Exposition (IL) -- Biltmore House (NC) -- Taliesin (WI) -- First Flight (NC) -- Grand Central Terminal (NY) -- Birthplace of Jazz (LA) -- Legendary Hollywood: Warner Bros. Studio (CA) -- Ford Rouge (MI) -- Will Rogers Highway (OK) -- The Mother Church of Country Music (TN) -- Hoover Dam (NV) -- Pearl Harbor (HI) -- Minidoka Camp (ID) -- Manhattan Project (WA) -- Sweet Auburn (GA) -- Central High School (AK) -- Salk Institute (CA) -- Saturn V Rocket (AL) -- Magic Kingdoms (FL) -- Silicon Valley (CA) -- Mall of America (MN)
Control code
ocn919202285
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiv, 293 pages
Isbn
9781451682038
Lccn
2015031714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)919202285
Label
50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S., Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The National Mall (Washington, D.C.) -- The Mounds and the Arch (IL/MO) -- Mesa Verde (CO) -- The Palace of the Governors (NM) -- Witch Trials (MA) -- Boundary Line (DE) -- Forks of the Ohio (PA) -- Freedom Trail (MA) -- The Liberty Bell (PA) -- Virginia Peninsula (VA) -- Monticello (VA) -- The Presidio at the Golden Gate (CA) -- White Dove of the Desert (AZ) -- Slater Mill (RI) -- Village Green (OH) -- Two Utopias (IN) -- Railroad University of the United States (MD) -- The Alamo (TX) -- Declaration of Sentiments (NY) -- Temple Square (UT) -- Fort Sumter (SC) -- New Birth of Freedom (PA) -- Schoolhouse and Fieldhouse (KS) -- First National Park (WY) -- Nook Farm Neighbors: Stowe and Twain (CT) -- Willa Cather and the Prairie (NE) -- Indian Wars (MT/SD) -- The Bridge and the Statue (NY) -- Edison's Laboratory (NJ) -- World Columbian Exposition (IL) -- Biltmore House (NC) -- Taliesin (WI) -- First Flight (NC) -- Grand Central Terminal (NY) -- Birthplace of Jazz (LA) -- Legendary Hollywood: Warner Bros. Studio (CA) -- Ford Rouge (MI) -- Will Rogers Highway (OK) -- The Mother Church of Country Music (TN) -- Hoover Dam (NV) -- Pearl Harbor (HI) -- Minidoka Camp (ID) -- Manhattan Project (WA) -- Sweet Auburn (GA) -- Central High School (AK) -- Salk Institute (CA) -- Saturn V Rocket (AL) -- Magic Kingdoms (FL) -- Silicon Valley (CA) -- Mall of America (MN)
Control code
ocn919202285
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiv, 293 pages
Isbn
9781451682038
Lccn
2015031714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)919202285

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