Virginia and the capital region

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Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1989 - Travel - 399 pages
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Historical sites and museums are described and illustrated in this guide to Washington, D.C., and Virginia.

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Contents

Introduction
10
Northern Virginia
99
Richmond and Environs
147
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About the author (1989)

Henry Wiencek was series editor of the "Smithsonian Guide to Historic America, "a twelve-volume descriptive guide to the country's historic sites. He is author of "Old Houses, "with essays on the histories of eighteen American houses and the families who built them, published in association with the National Trust for Historic Preservation; two books on Southern architecture--"Mansions of Virginia Gentry "and "Plantations of the Deep South; "and several books for "Time-Life," He has contributed articles to "American Heritage "and" Smithsonian Magazine," Born in Boston and educated at Yale, he lives in Virginia with his wife, the writer Donna Lucey, and their son.