Very Washington DC
A Celebration of the History and Culture of America's Capital City
By Diana Hollingsworth Gessler
(Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Hardcover, 9781565125827, 159pp.)
Publication Date: March 2009
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Gessler covers the city's most popular attractions but also heads off the beaten path to share hidden gems, like the quirky Albert Einstein Memorial and Eastern Market, where you can dine on bluebucks and browse for flea market finds. Also included are an index of sites and a useful appendix of addresses, Web sites, Metro stops, and phone numbers.
"Very Washington DC" is a picture-perfect guidebook a one-of-a-kind memento for tourists and a cherished reminder of the city's riches for those who have always lived in America's hometown.