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Brandenburg Gate to the Washington Monument: Worldwide marches push for science over politics

Chicago Tribune - Apr 23, 2017
From the Washington Monument to Germany's Brandenburg Gate and even to Greenland, scientists, students and research advocates rallied on an often soggy Earth Day, conveying a global message about scientific freedom without political interference, the ...

The (First) Washington Monument

Atlas Obscura - May 4, 2017
Rather incredibly, the First Washington Monument was built by local residents in a single day. Some 500 Boonsboro residents assembled in the town square at 7:30 a.m. on July 4, 1827, and trekked two miles up to the hilltop. Work proceeded efficiently ...

Ferguson to challenge Trump administration on Hanford monument review

Yakima Herald-Republic - May 12, 2017
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson pledged Thursday to defend the Hanford Reach National Monument and any other threatened Washington monument in court, saying the Antiquities Act of 1906 does not give presidents the authority to revoke ...

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Kid's Guide to Washington, DC

by: Eileen Ogintz
Before you plan your family’s next excursion in the nation’s capital, get some help from a travel professional… and your kids! The Kid’s Guide to Washington, DC lets the kids help plan the trip and guides you as you explore the city.

The second edition of The Kid’s Guide to Washington, DC contains even more kid-friendly travel tips and games, including:.
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Lonely Planet Washington, DC

by: Lonely Planet, Karla Zimmerman, Regis St Louis

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Washington, DC is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Spend hours under the spell of the Smithsonian Institution's many museums, see the monuments and memorials lit up at night, or shop along historic Georgetown's cobbled lanes; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Washington, DC and begin your journey now! .
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Good Night Washington, DC

by: Adam Gamble
Good Night Washington DC features the National Zoo, Library of Congress, the White House, National Mall, Washington Monument, Museum of National History, Air and Space Museum, Lincoln Memorial, and more. This charming and educational board book tours young readers around the magnificent city of Washington DC. Children will be lulled into a peaceful night's sleep after visiting the area's most treasured icons and famous landmarks.

This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting, child-friendly themes.
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The Washington Monument

by: Kristin L. Nelson
"Do you know how long it took to build the Washington Monument? It took 36 years! Visitors have loved to look out from the top of this tall building ever since it was finished. But who planned the Washington Monument? And what troubles did workers building it face? Read this book to find out.

Learn about many remarkable sites in the Famous Places series--part of the Lightning Bolt Books(tm) collection. With high-energy designs, exciting photos, and fun text, Lightning Bolt Books(tm) bring nonfiction topics to life.
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4 Weird Things about the Washington Monument

The Washington monument is one of the strangest structures in DC. Join the guys as they explore the weird history of this iconic obelisk. SUBSCRIBE ...

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Washington Monument - HD footage, information and facts on one of the jewels along the National Mall; the Washington Monument,. The Washington ...

The Washington Monument for Kids - Short History Lesson

This fun, animated history video for children teaches interesting facts about THE WASHINGTON MONUMENT - explained in 2 minutes! This brief history lesson ...

First look inside repaired Washington Monument

The Washington Monument is set to reopen to the public three years after it was severely damaged in an earthquake. Jan Crawford got an early inside look of ...

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Built to honor George Washington, the United States' first president, the 555-foot marble obelisk towers over Washington, D.C.