America's Greatest Library: An Illustrated History of the Library of Congress (Hardback)John Y. Cole (author)
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Packed with fascinating facts, compelling images, and little-known nuggets of information, this new go-to illustrated guide to the history of the Library of Congress will appeal to history buffs and general readers alike. It distils over two hundred years of history into an engaging read that makes a Washington icon relevant today.
Publisher: D Giles Ltd
Number of pages: 256
"Cole is a deft tour guide, whether explaining the institution's origins or telling compelling stories."--Washingtonian
"The book Palace of the American People: John Y. Cole offers a new look at the inspiring and sometimes troubled history of the Library of Congress."--The Washington Post
"Recommended for anyone with an interest in the rich collections and cultural history that constitute the Library of Congress."--Jim Frutchey, Booklist Online