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Wiencek, Henry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stewart, Tabori & Chang 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.4 WIE

Rajczak, Michael

Summary: "Have you ever heard the expression, "You had to be there?" When you visit a national landmark, you have the chance to experience history--and a primary source--firsthand. You can explore the fascinating history of the United States by visiting such landmarks as Independence Hall, the White House, Gettysburg Cemetery, and many more amazing places. Get a taste of our how our national landmarks...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973 RAJ

Eggers, Dave

Summary: In this honest look at the literal foundation of our country, Dave Eggers and Shawn Harris investigate a seemingly small trait of America's most emblematic statue. What they find is about more than history, more than art. What they find in the Statue of Liberty's right foot is the message of acceptance that is essential to an entire country's creation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books LLC 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973 EGG

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973 EGG

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973 Eggers 2017

Wiencek, Henry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stewart, Tabori & Chang 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.5 VIR

Amery, Colin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams in association with the World Monuments Fund 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 363.69 AME

Yogerst, Joseph R.

Summary: See the best of Venice with this streamlined walking guide, complete with step-by-step itineraries and maps to help you explore the city like a pro and navigate like a local. Created in a handy, take-along format, this guide is written by a seasoned travel writer to help conjure the spirit of the place in elegant text enhanced by National Geographic's famous eye for good pictures. More than...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 2017

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Johnson, Clint

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John F. Blair 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.55 JOH

Yolen, Jane

Summary: In humorous verse Plymouth Rock tells the story of itself, from glacial erratic to national icon--with historical asides and corrections by the fact checker.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2020

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Yolen 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YOL

Summary: Justine Shapiro follows the Blue Ridge Parkway, journeying to Tennessee and the city of Nashville. She visits its famous country music sites and the old plantation home of US President, Andrew Jackson. Justine then hits the legendary Route 66, stopping at a giant cattle auction in Oklahoma City. She then joins the 'Trail of Tears' memorial walk for Native Americans before crossing the Texas...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 GLO

White, Mel

Summary: From New England to Alaska, this 544 page resource is filled with helpful advice, historical background, and practical facts on how to reach scores of park system properties, when to go, and what to do there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.3 WHI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 WHI

Summary: In this four-part series, Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from Britain's past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Dreamscape Media, LLC 2017

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV WAL

Summary: In this four-part series, Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from Britain's past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV WAL

Summary: History of Iron County, Michigan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [publisher not identified] 1985

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3774975 Iron County

Eggers, Dave

Summary: In this honest look at the literal foundation of our country, Dave Eggers and Shawn Harris investigate a seemingly small trait of America's most emblematic statue. What they find is about more than history, more than art. What they find in the Statue of Liberty's right foot is the message of acceptance that is essential to an entire country's creation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD 974.71 Eggers 2018

Hughes, Holly.

Summary: This book enables passionate travelers and the eco-conscious to learn about and plan a visit to see rare cultural, historic, and natural places before they are irrevocably altered or even gone forever. Here are one-of-a-kind landscapes, fragile ecosystems, rare bird habitats, places to see the last remaining species of big game in the wild, cityscapes in peril, vanishing cultural kitsch,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley Publishing, Inc. 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: 910 Hug

Brown, Carron

Summary: Explore natural and man-made wonders from ancient cities to modern volcanoes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kane Miller 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE Set Shine Light Brown 2018

Smith, Clint

11 holds on 4 copies

Summary: 'How the Word is Passed' is Clint Smith's revealing, contemporary portrait of America as a slave owning nation. Beginning in his own hometown of New Orleans, Smith leads the reader through an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks - those that are honest about the past and those that are not - that offer an intergenerational story of how slavery has been central in shaping our nations...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI

Johnson, Clint

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John F. Blair, Publisher 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 JOH

Byron, M. Christine

Summary: Features the 42 historic sites and buildings officially recognized in the Michigan Register of Historic Sites, or in the National Register of Historic Places.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Leelanau Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4635 BYR
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: R NEL 977.4635 BYR

Summary: "Discover the world's best and most beautiful archaeological sites."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 930.1 INC

Summary: Disc 1. Magnificent planet/marvels of mankind: "Your grand journey begins includes the Sahara Desert, Victoria Falls, the Grand Canyon, Banff National Park, the Amazon Rainforest, the Pyramids of Egypt, the Taj Mahal, and Petra in Jordan."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.202 MUS

Farber, Erica.

Summary: Fish Finelli and his friends set out to find Captain Kidd's treasure, rumored to be buried on nearby Lyons Island, but it seems like the local library director is looking for it as well--and finding the treasure may be the key to saving the island from developers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC FAR

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan History Division, Michigan Department of State 1970

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4 HIS
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4 HIS

Contents: Slavery and abolition -- Stories of the real underground railroad -- The story endures in history and legend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books in association with the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7115 PAS

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