By Cynthia Parzych
Walk via America's such a lot sacred floor and
come to grasp the folk and occasions that experience formed historical past
Known for its greater than 300,000 graves and for iconic monuments together with the toilet F. Kennedy gravesite and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Arlington nationwide Cemetery is certainly one of America's most crucial old landmarks. This booklet brings you face-to-face as by no means ahead of with the folks and occasions that experience formed its historical past. It features:
- An creation that units Arlington nationwide Cemetery in historic context
- A timeline that provides extra texture to the background described
- A old travel of key graves, together with concise biographies of these who leisure there
- close by areas to stick, consume, and stopover at
- Archival and colour photographs all through
- PopOut maps—an archival map, and one other exhibiting the cemetery this day
About the Timeline series
These different books convey you eyeball to eyeball with the folk and occasions that experience formed American historical past and who've left their mark on a number of the nation's most vital ancient landmarks and destinations.
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Arlington National Cemetery: A Guided Tour through History (Timeline) by Cynthia Parzych