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Literary Washington, D.C. (Literary Cities )

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The public face of Washington-the gridiron of L'Enfant's avenues, the buttoned-down demeanor Sloan Wilson's archetypal "Man in the Grey Flannel Suit," the monumental buildings of the Triangle-rarely gives up the secrets of this city's rich life. But, beneath the surface there are countless stories to be told. From the early swamp days to the Civil War, the "gilded age" to ...more
Paperback, 296 pages
Published September 11th 2012 by Trinity University Press
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Some very interesting pieces. Overall I liked the older stuff more than the recent stuff (too much of the recent stuff seemed shallow). I'm glad I read it.
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