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city that made itself

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Published by Terminal publishing company in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seattle (Wash.) -- History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF899.S4 B36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 275 p.
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23288698M
    LC Control Number14021776

    Drawing on his travels and encounters over forty years in the ‘Land of the Free’, On The Road will be filled with anecdotes, memories, tears and laughter reflecting Naughtie’s characteristic warmth and enthusiasm in encountering the America of Washington, of Broadway, of the small town and the plains. As a student, Jim watched the fall of President Richard Nixon in , and subsequently.   Part of the book is called the “front matter.” This includes the title page, copyright and other legal information, the ISBN, and production details. Often this and other pieces of information are printed on the reverse of the title page. The city. To rebuild, according to The Guardian, Warsaw made use of its ruins. The city turned bits and pieces of rubble into new bricks, and when those weren’t enough, they imported materials from other.


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