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A celebration of state capitols

Author: Richard R Gibson
Publisher: [S.l.] : Richard Gibson, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : English
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Provides a richly illustrated tour of each of the United States' state capitols, with brief history of each state's capital cities, rare tidbits of information, photographs, vintage postcards, and period memorabilia.
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Genre/Form: History
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard R Gibson
ISBN: 9780615270722 0615270727
OCLC Number: 610041855
Description: 271 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 31 cm.
Responsibility: Richard R. Gibson.

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Provides a richly illustrated tour of each of the United States' state capitols, with brief history of each state's capital cities, rare tidbits of information, photographs, vintage postcards, and period memorabilia.

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Great Possibilities for Teacher Resource

by bclshad (WorldCat user published 2012-08-28) Excellent Permalink

As a public school teacher, I find Richard Gibson's book, A Celebration of State Capitols , full of possibilities for learning activities.  The brilliant color and layout of the book captures the reader's attention and makes it difficult to...
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A True Standout Book

by gary@garydfoster.com (WorldCat user published 2012-08-18) Excellent Permalink

A Celebration of State Capitols, researched and authored Richard Gibson is stunning in quality of detail in the photographs,...
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Enjoy learning about state capitols

by H9m35GP (WorldCat user published 2012-08-18) Excellent Permalink

I highly recommend A Celebration of State Capitols written by Richard R. Gibson. In his book Mr. Gibson makes a wonderfully detailed but also enjoyable presentation of not only each state capitol but also retired capitols, governors’ mansions, and other interesting...
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A great resource and a one-of-a-kind book

by RedwoodTree (WorldCat user published 2012-07-14) Excellent Permalink

I had the pleasure of meeting Richard Gibson and learning about his book A Celebration of State Capitols at the Pikes Peak Library District Mountain of Authors program. It was a privilege speaking with Mr. Gibson and learning first-hand about his work. At first glance, his book catches...
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