Washington from the Ground Up

Washington from the Ground Up

by James H. S. McGregor


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674046429
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 05/01/2010
Series: From the Ground Up Series , #9
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

James H. S. McGregor is Emeritus Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Georgia.

Table of Contents

Introduction     1
Diamond City     9
A Capitol by Design     37
Temple of Freedom     69
The Hill and Beyond     111
The President's House     141
Burgeoning Bureaucracy     181
Public Walks     213
Citizens of DC     261
Information     299
Further Reading     303
Acknowledgments     305
Illustration Credits     307
Index     309
Maps     326

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