4 edition of Monuments and historic places of America. found in the catalog.
More than ninety articles describe monuments and memorials that commemorate people and events from our nation"s history as well as battlefields, forts, factories, homes, churches, cemeteries, and laboratories.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-472) and index.
|Genre||Encyclopedias, Juvenile., Encyclopedias.|
|Contributions||Macmillan Library Reference USA.|
|LC Classifications||E159 .M65 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 513 p. :|
|Number of Pages||513|
|LC Control Number||99051559|
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