Lady on the Hill: How Biltmore Became an American Icon
Howard E. Jr. Covington, The Biltmore CompanyISBN: 0471758183;
"What William Cecil has accomplished at Biltmore Estate is one of the great preservation success stories of all time. He has set a high standard for what all historic house museums strive for: magnificently preserved buildings and grounds, engaging interpretation, and?perhaps most challenging of all?economic self-sufficiency. It is no surprise that Biltmore Estate is widely recognized as one of America's finest places to visit." ?Richard Moe, President of the National Trust for Historic Preservation "Biltmore is a glorious national historic landmark that, through creative vision and entrepreneurial management, preserves and provides insight into a way of life in the early 1900s. Bill is the imaginative and multifaceted leader who has built this great monument to enrich his community. George and I admire his dedication and success." ?George and Abby Rockefeller O'Neill "Bill Cecil and his team at Biltmore Estate have sure proved that...
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