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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
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historic sites
  • United States
  • United States
Label
50 great American places : essential historic sites across the U.S., Brent D. Glass ; foreword by David McCullough
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-274) 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) -- Witch Trials (MA) -- Boundary Line (DE) -- Forks of the Ohio (PA) -- Freedom Trail (MA) -- 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) -- Ft. Sumter (SC) -- Gettysburg (PA) -- New Birth of Freedom (PA) -- School House 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 River 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)
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiv, 293 pages
Isbn
9781451682038
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015031714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • 2338130
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • 2292582
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • 2252661
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • (OCoLC)ocn919202285
  • 2252661
  • (OCoLC)ocn919202285
  • 2292582
  • (OCoLC)ocn919202285
  • 2338130
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 262-274) 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) -- Witch Trials (MA) -- Boundary Line (DE) -- Forks of the Ohio (PA) -- Freedom Trail (MA) -- 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) -- Ft. Sumter (SC) -- Gettysburg (PA) -- New Birth of Freedom (PA) -- School House 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 River 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)
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiv, 293 pages
Isbn
9781451682038
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015031714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • 2338130
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • 2292582
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • 2252661
  • (OCoLC)919202285
  • (OCoLC)ocn919202285
  • 2252661
  • (OCoLC)ocn919202285
  • 2292582
  • (OCoLC)ocn919202285
  • 2338130

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