The White House. The Washington Monument. The Lincoln Memorial. The Jefferson Memorial. The Capitol building. These structures define our nation’s history and stand as symbols of architectural achievement. Here is the story of the people and ideas involved in the construction of these monuments-from the original plan for the city of Washington and the design competitions, to the problems that arose and how each structure appears today. Author’s note. Bibliography. Full-color art.
ISBN: 0689849478 JLG Level: A+ : Intermediate Readers (Grades 3–5) Publisher: Atheneum For additional book information, you must be a JLG Member.
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