History Lover S Guide To Houston A

History Lover s Guide to Houston  A
Publisher Arcadia Publishing
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 208
ISBN 9781467144667
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Houston earned its international reputation as a hub for space flight and the oil industry. But visitors don't need to search out the secrets of the stars or the depths of the earth to experience the impressive legacy of the nation's fourth-largest city. Traverse the streets of downtown and find historic treasures from antebellum Texas. Venture to the outskirts to find the world's "Eighth Wonder," as well as the globe's tallest stone monument and one of its largest ports. Discover why the town's exceptional heritage of innovation, industry and architecture has sparked a movement to uncover and embrace its historic structures. Join Tristan Smith for an in-depth exploration of Houston's historic wards.

History Lover s Guide to Houston  A
  • Author : Tristan Smith
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020

Houston earned its international reputation as a hub for space flight and the oil industry. But visitors don't need to search out the secrets of the stars or the depths of the earth to experience the impressive legacy of the nation's fourth-largest city. Traverse the streets of downtown and find

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History Lover s Guide to Houston
  • Author : Tristan Smith
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-03-16

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History Lover s Guide to Austin  A
  • Author : Jason Weems
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-08

Witness the rise of a metropolis from the tiny frontier outpost of Waterloo into a world leader in culture and technology. Discover the lost treasure of Shoal Creek in Pease Park or just a sense of inner peace amid the koi ponds and waterfalls of the Zilker Botanical Garden. Like

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History Lover s Guide to Dallas  A
  • Author : Georgette Driscoll
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-09-16

Don't let the drawl fool you--Dallas boasts a dynamic history full of explosive growth. The cityscape itself seems eager to measure up to the outsized personalities that forged the town's identity. A sixty-seven-and-a-half-foot-tall giraffe statue greets visitors to the Dallas Zoo, while guests exiting the Joule Hotel encounter the gaze

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History Lover s Guide to Lexington   Central Kentucky  A
  • Author : Foster Ockerman Jr. & Peter Brackney
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-09-28

The Athens of the West. The Horse Capital of the World. The Home to the Greatest Tradition in College Basketball. Heart of the Bluegrass. Lexington has a lot of names and an even richer history. The region played an oversized role in America's educational, political, religious and cultural development. Visit

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A History Lover s Guide to New York City
  • Author : Alison Fortier
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-02-29

This guidebook to the Big Apple goes beyond the traditional tour, offering visitors a fascinating exploration of the city’s rich history. New York is a city of superlatives. It has the largest population, greatest wealth, broadest diversity, and most elegant museums in the nation. With that comes an amazing

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A History Lover s Guide to Memphis   Shelby County
  • Author : Bill Patton
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-03-23

This tour of Memphis goes well beyond the traditional guidebook to offer a historical journey through the Home of the Blues. Explore the city's African American heritage from Church Park to beautiful Mason Temple, where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his final, prophetic speech. Visit Court Square, where a

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History Lover s Guide to Florida  A
  • Author : James C. Clark
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-10-05

Florida is a state of transplants. Even people who relocated here decades ago still claim their birthplace as their home. They might change their mind if they knew that the Sunshine State owns one of the richest histories in the nation. Decades before the Pilgrims, the Spanish celebrated Thanksgiving in

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History Lover s Guide to Denver  A
  • Author : Mark Barnhouse
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-10-20

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History Lover s Guide to Louisville  A
  • Author : Bryan S. Bush
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-10-20

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History Lover s Guide to Baltimore  A
  • Author : Brennen Jensen
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-10-20

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The Garden Lover   s Guide to Houston
  • Author : Eileen Houston
  • Publisher : Texas A&M University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-10-05

The Houston area offers an abundance of resources and activities for gardeners and garden lovers, if people only know where to look: Love roses? Go to the Garden Center in Hermann Park. Want fresh vegetables? Pay in advance for a weekly supply at Central City Co-op. Can’t live without

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The Garden Lover s Guide to Houston
  • Author : Eileen Houston
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007

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The Book Lover s Guide to Florida
  • Author : Kevin M. McCarthy
  • Publisher : Pineapple Press Inc
  • Release Date : 1992

"Here is the book lover's literary tour of Florida, an exhaustive survey of writers, books, and literary sites in every part of the state. The state is divided into ten areas and each one is described from a literary point of view. You will learn what authors lived in or

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Food Lovers  Guide to   Dallas   Fort Worth
  • Author : June Naylor
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2014-01-14

The Best Restaurants, Markets & Local Culinary Offerings The ultimate guides to the food scene in their respective states or regions, these books provide the inside scoop on the best places to find, enjoy, and celebrate local culinary offerings. Engagingly written by local authorities, they are a one-stop for residents and

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