Washington Burning

Washington Burning

How A Frenchman's Vision of Our Nation's Capital Survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the Invading British Army

Book - 2008
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An early history of Washington, D.C., describes how the city became the nation's capital, the design of eccentric French architect Pierre Charles L'Enfant, and the 1814 burning of the city by British troops.
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2008], ©2008
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780307346445
Branch Call Number: 975.302 St
Characteristics: xi, 353 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm

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