50 Great American Places: Essential Historic Sites Across the U.S.

50 Great American Places: Essential Historic Sites Across the U.S.

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ISBN-13: 9781451682038
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publication date: 03/15/2016
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 240,479
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Brent D. Glass is Director Emeritus of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. A national leader in the preservation, interpretation, and promotion of history, Glass is a public historian who pioneered influential oral history and material culture studies, an author, television presence, and international speaker on public memory and museum management. He lives in Washington, DC.

David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas and Mornings on Horseback. His other acclaimed books include The Johnstown Flood, The Great Bridge, Brave Companions, 1776, The Greater Journey, and The Wright Brothers. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award. Visit DavidMcCullough.com.

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50 Great American Places

1

THE NATIONAL MALL


WASHINGTON, D.C.



The National Mall

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE

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