Access Washington, D.C.

3.86 avg rating
( 7 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780062772732: Access Washington, D.C.

One of the bestselling ACCESS guides, ACCESS Washington, D.C., includes newly renovated neighborhoods and the latest developments at the White House, Capitol Hill, The Smithsonian, and other popular sites, from the National Archives to Mount Vernon. Plus, it includes a wealth of trips to historical sites outside the city proper. A truly capital idea for tourist of all ages and nations!

The 30 detailed neighborhood maps in this guide will help you immediately locate hotels, restaurants, shops, and sights of Washington, DC.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

With the publication of his first book in 1962 at the age of 26, Richard Saul Wurman began the singular passion of his life: that of making information understandable. A holder of both M. Arch. & B. Arch. degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, he has been awarded several grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, a Guggenheim Fellowship, two Graham Fellowships & two Chandler Fellowships. In 1991, Richard Saul Wurman received the Kevin Lynch Award from MIT for his creation of the ACCESS travel guides. In 1994, he was named a Fellow of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland & awarded a Doctorate of Fine Arts by the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA. In 1995, he received an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Art Center College of Design & was Chairman of Graphic Design & Product/Industrial Design of the1995 Presidential Design Awards.

Richard Saul Wurman continues to be a regular consultant to major corporations in matters relating to the design & understanding of information. He is married to novelist Gloria Nagy, has 4 children & lives in Newport, Rhode Island.



Access Press is a team of writers from across the United States that travel frequently, and know what you want and need from a guidebook and what you don't like and don't need.

Review:

"One of the Best Guidebook Series around...A Breeze to Use." -- New York Times

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Richard Saul Wurman and Access Press Staff
ISBN 10: 0062772732 ISBN 13: 9780062772732
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800627727321.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
20.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 19.22
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Richard Saul Wurman; Access Press
Published by CollinsRef (2000)
ISBN 10: 0062772732 ISBN 13: 9780062772732
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CollinsRef, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 62772732

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
87.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.08
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Richard Saul Wurman; Access Press
Published by CollinsRef (2000)
ISBN 10: 0062772732 ISBN 13: 9780062772732
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CollinsRef, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0062772732

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
87.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.08
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds