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Lost Washington, D.C.

John DeFerrari

Lost Washington, D.C.

by John DeFerrari

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings, structures,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Buildings,
  • Description and travel,
  • Neighborhoods,
  • Lost architecture,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn DeFerrari
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF204.A1 D44 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25005779M
    LC Control Number2011034748

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