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Washington on Foot, Fifth Edition: 24 Walking Tours and Maps of Washington, DC, Old Town Alexandria, and Takoma Park [NOOK Book]

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The best way to see—really see—any city is on foot. The perennial favorite Washington on Foot has been compeltely revised and updated to offer 24 walking tours of Washington's neighborhoods. Familiar monuments and museums are all here, side-by-side with lesser-known historic sites and storied residential neighborhoods. Washington on Foot offers history, culture, architecture, urban planning, and much more. It's the complete city in a tidy package and the only "outdoor" Washington guidebook needed. Ideal not only ...
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Washington on Foot, Fifth Edition: 24 Walking Tours and Maps of Washington, DC, Old Town Alexandria, and Takoma Park

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Overview

The best way to see—really see—any city is on foot. The perennial favorite Washington on Foot has been compeltely revised and updated to offer 24 walking tours of Washington's neighborhoods. Familiar monuments and museums are all here, side-by-side with lesser-known historic sites and storied residential neighborhoods. Washington on Foot offers history, culture, architecture, urban planning, and much more. It's the complete city in a tidy package and the only "outdoor" Washington guidebook needed. Ideal not only for visitors but for locals who truly want to get to know their city.

The updated fifth edition of this essential guide features user-friendly maps, architectural illustrations, historical and culture information, and much more.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781588343215
  • Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press
  • Publication date: 3/27/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 392,614
  • File size: 14 MB
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Meet the Author

John J. Protopappas is a developer who lectures widely on land-use related topics. Alvin R. McNeal is nationally recognized as an authority in public and private transit development planning in the Washington metropolitan area.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 28, 2013

    I bought Washington on Foot when I visited DC a few mnoths ago.

    I bought Washington on Foot when I visited DC a few mnoths ago. Great book, we walked all over the city and had a fun time! Very informative and entertaining!

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