Washington's monument : and the fascinating history of the obelisk

"Conceived soon after the American Revolution ended, the great monument to George Washington was not finally completed until almost a century later; the great obelisk was finished in 1884, and remains the tallest stone structure in the world at 555 feet. The story behind its construction is a l...

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Main Author: Gordon, John Steele, (Author)
Format: Book
Published: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2016.
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Call Number: UDC F 203.4 .W3 G67 2016
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