Washington D.C. Yesterday & Today : Washington D.C.: Yesterday & Today is a stirring tribute to the United States's capital city. In 192 pages of stunning photos and fascinating stories, the book traces the city's history, from its beginnings as little more than a swamp to its current status as one of the most important and cultured cities in the world. Washington's first-rate museums and inspiring monuments and memorials make it one of the nation's most visited cities, and its niche neighborhoods give it unique character and heart. Washington D.C.: Yesterday & Today presents the history and culture of the District of Columbia in a pictorial journey. Historical photographs and beautiful modern photography complement stories of the people, the architecture, and the neighborhoods to capture the soul of the city.
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