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CONTENTS List of Illustrations Foreword-Alan M. Hantman Preface Chapter 1. GRANDEUR ON THE POTOMAC Chapter 2. JEFFERSON AND LATROBE Chapter 3. DESTRUCTION AND RESTORATION, 1814-1817 Chapter 4. THE BULFINCH YEARS, 1818-1829 Chapter 5. AN UNSETTLED TIME, 1830-1850 Chapter 6. THOMAS U. WALTER AND THE CAPITOL EXTENSION Chapter 7. CAPTAIN M. C. MEIGS, ENGINEER IN CHARGE Chapter 8. PRIDE AND STRIFE Chapter 9. CALM AND CALAMITY Chapter 10. THE CLARK YEARS, 1865-1902 Chapter 11. CIVIC IMPROVEMENTS Chapter 12. VIEWS OF HISTORY Notes Bibliography Index

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ISBN:
9781410212351
Author:
Allen, William C.
Publisher:
University Press of the Pacific
Author:
Architect of the Capitol, Of The Capitol
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings
Subject:
U.S. Architecture - General
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Government - Legislative Branch
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Buildings - Public, Commercial & Industrial
Subject:
Washington, d. c.
Subject:
Political culture -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Architecture-Types
Publication Date:
20050431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
520
Dimensions:
11.00x8.25x1.05 in. 2.55 lbs.

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