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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
Dewey number
917
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E159
LC item number
.G539 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Target audience
adult
Label
50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S., Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough
Instantiates
Publication
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, DC) -- Cahokia Mounds/Gateway Arch (IL/MO) -- Mesa Verde (CO) -- Palace of the Governors (NM) -- Salem Witch Trial Memorial (MA) -- New Castle Courthouse (DE) -- Forks of the Ohio (PA) -- Freedom Trail (MA) -- Liberty Bell (PA) -- Virginia Peninsula (VA) -- Monticello (VA) -- The Presidio (CA) -- Mission San Xavier del Bac (AR) -- Slater Mill (RI) -- Hudson Village Green (OH) -- New Harmony (IN) -- Mt. Clare Shops (MD) -- The Alamo (TX) -- Seneca Falls (NY) -- Temple Square (UT) -- Ft. Sumter (SC) -- Gettysburg (PA) -- Kansas Education School House and Field House (KN) -- Yellowstone Park (WY) -- Nook Farm/Stowe Center/Twain House (CT) -- Willa Cather and the Prairie (NE) -- Little Big Horn/Wounded Knee Memorial (MT/SD) -- The Bridge, the Statue and Ground Zero (NY) -- Edison's Laboratory (NJ) -- World Columbian Exposition (IL) -- Biltmore House (NC) -- Taliesin (WI) -- Kitty Hawk (NC) -- Grand Central Terminal (NY) -- Birthplace of Jazz (LA) -- Warner Bros. Studio (CA) -- Ford River Rouge (MI) -- Route 66/Will Rogers Memorial (OK) -- Ryman Auditorium (TN) -- Hoover Dam (NV) -- Pearl Harbor (HI) -- Minidoka Camp (ID) -- Hanford B Reactor (WA) -- Ebenezer Baptist Church (GA) -- Central High School (AK) -- Salk Institute (CA) -- Saturn V (AL) -- Epcot/Celebration (FL) -- Silicon Valley garages (CA) -- Mall of America (MN)
Control code
20485128
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
black & white illustrations
Label
50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S., Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough
Publication
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, DC) -- Cahokia Mounds/Gateway Arch (IL/MO) -- Mesa Verde (CO) -- Palace of the Governors (NM) -- Salem Witch Trial Memorial (MA) -- New Castle Courthouse (DE) -- Forks of the Ohio (PA) -- Freedom Trail (MA) -- Liberty Bell (PA) -- Virginia Peninsula (VA) -- Monticello (VA) -- The Presidio (CA) -- Mission San Xavier del Bac (AR) -- Slater Mill (RI) -- Hudson Village Green (OH) -- New Harmony (IN) -- Mt. Clare Shops (MD) -- The Alamo (TX) -- Seneca Falls (NY) -- Temple Square (UT) -- Ft. Sumter (SC) -- Gettysburg (PA) -- Kansas Education School House and Field House (KN) -- Yellowstone Park (WY) -- Nook Farm/Stowe Center/Twain House (CT) -- Willa Cather and the Prairie (NE) -- Little Big Horn/Wounded Knee Memorial (MT/SD) -- The Bridge, the Statue and Ground Zero (NY) -- Edison's Laboratory (NJ) -- World Columbian Exposition (IL) -- Biltmore House (NC) -- Taliesin (WI) -- Kitty Hawk (NC) -- Grand Central Terminal (NY) -- Birthplace of Jazz (LA) -- Warner Bros. Studio (CA) -- Ford River Rouge (MI) -- Route 66/Will Rogers Memorial (OK) -- Ryman Auditorium (TN) -- Hoover Dam (NV) -- Pearl Harbor (HI) -- Minidoka Camp (ID) -- Hanford B Reactor (WA) -- Ebenezer Baptist Church (GA) -- Central High School (AK) -- Salk Institute (CA) -- Saturn V (AL) -- Epcot/Celebration (FL) -- Silicon Valley garages (CA) -- Mall of America (MN)
Control code
20485128
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
black & white illustrations

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