Freedom's Cap: The United States Capitol and The Coming of the Civil War
Gugliotta, Guy

New York: Hill & Wang, 2012. First edition First edition softcover. 486 pp. with index, bibliography, ilustrations. As new. A history of the U.S. Capitol building when it coincided with the coming and breaking of the Civil War. Ground was broken in 1850, the 9 million pound cast iron dome was bolted into place in 1856, the statue "Freedom" was placed atop it in 1863 , five months sfter Gettysburg. Fine Softcover 9780809046836 (Item ID: E16459)


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