America's Scientific Treasures: A Travel Companion

America's Scientific Treasures: A Travel Companion

by Paul S. Cohen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0841234442

ISBN-13: 9780841234444

Pub. Date: 06/28/1998

Publisher: American Chemical Society

In a friendly and entertaining style, America's Scientific Treasures describes hundreds of exciting destinations for the scientifically inclined traveler. The authors have spent many years traveling throughout the United States, and all of their suggestions are based on their own first-hand experience. The treasures they describe range from the unusual to the

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In a friendly and entertaining style, America's Scientific Treasures describes hundreds of exciting destinations for the scientifically inclined traveler. The authors have spent many years traveling throughout the United States, and all of their suggestions are based on their own first-hand experience. The treasures they describe range from the unusual to the majestic, from the National Museum of Roller Skating to the Grand Canyon, and each has been selected for its high quality and educational merit. The book is organized geographically, spanning the forty-eight contiguous states, and the descriptions contain both travel details and lively background information. This guide will appeal in particular to armchair travelers, families looking for educational vacations, and anyone interested in America's scientific history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780841234444
Publisher:
American Chemical Society
Publication date:
06/28/1998
Series:
American Chemical Society Publication Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

New England
Connecticut
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Vermont
Mid-Atlantic
Delaware
Washington, D.C.
Maryland
New Jersey
New York
Pennsylvania
Southeast
Alabama
Florida
Georgia
North Carolina
South Carolina
Virginia
West Virginia
Mississippi Valley
Arkansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Mississippi
Tennessee
Midwest
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Minnesota
Ohio
Wisconsin
Great Plains
Kansas
Missouri
Nebraska
North Dakota
Oklahoma
South Dakota
Southwest
Arizona
Nevada
New Mexico
Texas
Utah
Rocky Mountains
Colorado
Idaho
Montana
Wyoming
West Coast
California
Oregon
Washington
Index

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