The Resource 50 great American places: : essential historic sites across the U.S., (electronic resource)

50 great American places: : essential historic sites across the U.S., (electronic resource)

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50 great American places: : essential historic sites across the U.S.
Title
50 great American places:
Title remainder
essential historic sites across the U.S.
Title variation
Fifty great American places
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eng
Summary
From Massachusetts to Florida to Washington to California, 50 Great American Places takes you on a journey through our nation's history. Sharing the inside stories of sites as old as Mesa Verde (Colorado) and Cahokia (Illinois) and as recent as Silicon Valley (California) and the Mall of America (Minnesota), each essay provides the historical context for places that represent fundamental American themes: the compelling story of democracy and self-government; the dramatic impact of military conflict; the powerful role of innovation and enterprise; the inspiring achievements of diverse cultural traditions; and the defining influence of the land and its resources. Sites you would expect-in Boston, New York, and Washington, DC-are here, as well as plenty of surprises, such as the Palace of the Governors in Santa Fe, or Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, or the Village Green in Hudson, Ohio; less obvious places that, together with the more well-known destinations, collectively tell the story of America. For families who want to take a trip that is both educational and entertaining, for history enthusiasts, or anyone curious about our country's greatest places, this book is the perfect guide
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Midwest
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Glass, Brent D
Dewey number
973
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other
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Read by Norman Dietz
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  • Dietz, Norman
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Historic sites
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adult
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50 great American places: : essential historic sites across the U.S., (electronic resource)
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MWT11693277
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 19 min.))
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781515990628
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MWT11693277
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other
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11693277
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Label
50 great American places: : essential historic sites across the U.S., (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
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MWT11693277
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 19 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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9781515990628
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11693277
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11693277
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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