A capital capital city, 1790-1814

Title A capital capital city, 1790-1814
Names Hilton, Suzanne.
Book Number DB036821
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation In this history of early Washington, D.C., the author focuses on the people who influenced the creation and form of the city. Included are the creative but stubborn French architect Pierre-Charles L'Enfant; presidents Washington, Jefferson, Adams, Madison, and Monroe; and other players in the campaign to locate the capital in its present location. The author concludes with the 1814 burning and rebirth of the city. For grades 5-8 and older readers.
Narrator Mast, Ben.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
Male narrator.
LC Subject United States - History - 1783-1815 - Juvenile literature
Washington (D.C.) - History - Juvenile literature
Call Number j975.303 JNF
Language English
Released 1992
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1992 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, 1992.
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