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St. Louis in the Century of Henry Shaw: A View Beyond the Garden Wall

ISBN: 0826214398;
Издательство: University of Missouri Press
Страниц: 272

Book DescriptionAssembled in honor of the two-hundredth anniversary of the birth of Henry Shaw (1800-1889), St. Louis in the Century of Henry Shaw is a collection of nine provocative essays that provide the definitive account of the cultural life of St. Louis during the 1800s, a thriving period during which the city acquired the status of the westernmost major metropolis in the United States.