The Grand Idea: George Washington's Potomac and the Race to the West

Simon & Schuster, 2004 - 367 Seiten
Looking down upon the Potomac from his verandah at Mount Vernon, recently retired General George Washington imagined a route through the mountains to the vastness of the West. He was wrong about the river, but not about his country's destiny.

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Joel Achenbach is a staff writer for The Washington Post and writes a monthly science column for National Geographic magazine.

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