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Stefan Lorant - Pittsburgh - 9780967410302 - V9780967410302
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Pittsburgh

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Description for Pittsburgh Hardback. This book is based on years of research and includes contributions by such noted American historians as Henry Steele Commager and Oscar Handlin. Num Pages: 776 pages, 1100 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBEP; HBJK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 284 x 225 x 43. Weight in Grams: 2901.
Pittsburgh: The Story of an American City follows Pittsburgh from its frontier beginnings through its evolution into the most heavily industrialized city in the world, to the city's renewal of itself as "America's Most Livable City." This beautiful volume though, is much more than the story of a single city; it is the history of the United States. This book is based on years of research and includes contributions by such noted American historians as Henry Steele Commager and Oscar Handlin. More than 1100 pictures recreate the city's dramatic 200+year history. Featured are photographs by W. Eugene Smith, Margaret ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Derrydale Press United States
Number of pages
776
Condition
New
Number of Pages
776
Place of Publication
Lakeside, United States
ISBN
9780967410302
SKU
V9780967410302
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 15 to 20 working days
Ref
99-15

About Stefan Lorant
Stefan Lorant was the author of more than a dozen books on American history. He edited magazines in three languages — English, German, and his native Hungarian. He has been acknowledged as the creator of modern photo-journalism by Life magazine, The New York Times, and The London Times. In 1991 The London Times included him as one of the "1000 ... Read more

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