Washington Burning How a Frenchman's Vision of Our Nation's Capital Survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the Invading British Army Book

Standiford, Les. (2008). Washington Burning How a Frenchman's Vision of Our Nation's Capital Survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the Invading British Army .

cited authors

  • Standiford, Les

fiu authors

abstract

  • An early history of Washington, D.C., describes how the city became the nation's capital, the design of eccentric French architect Pierre Charles L'Enfant, and the 1814 burning of the city by British troops.

publication date

  • January 1, 2008

keywords

  • History

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 10

  • 0307346447

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9780307346445