By G. Martin Moeller
This full of life and informative advisor deals travelers, citizens, and structure aficionados alike insights into greater than four hundred of Washington, D.C.’s, most crucial landmarks. geared up into 19 discrete excursions, this completely redesigned and up to date version contains forty five new entries, encompassing the home of Sweden and the U.S. Institute of Peace, vintage constructions that epitomize the city—the White condominium, the Capitol, Union Station—and a few inner most structures off the crushed path.
G. Martin Moeller, Jr., blends proficient, concise descriptions with attractive remark on every one landmark, revealing often-surprising info of the constructions' heritage and layout. each access is observed by way of a photo and comprises the structure's position, its architects and architects, and the corresponding dates completion. each one access is keyed to an easy-to-read map at first of the tour.
From the enforcing monuments of Capitol Hill and the Mall to the pastoral suburban enclaves of Foxhall and Cleveland Park, from small memorials to huge advertisement and institutional complexes, this advisor indicates us a Washington that's instantaneously excitingly clean and conveniently familiar.
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AIA Guide to the Architecture of Washington, D.C. by G. Martin Moeller