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The Birthplace Book: A Guide to Birth Sites of Famous People, Places, and Things
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Stackpole Books
Publication date June 7, 2009
Pages 279
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780811735339
ISBN-10 0811735338
Dimensions 0.50 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 0.80 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $19.95
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  • More than 380 birthplaces profiled
  • Birthplaces of all 44 presidents
  • Packed with photos of people and places

    Elvis, blue jeans, Abraham Lincoln, plutonium, Slinkys, Frank Sinatra, Cobb salad, Superman, Lucille Ball, e-mail, baseball, Mark Twain, flight, McDonalds, and hundreds of other notable people and things all have birthplaces. Some are gone and marked only by a plaque, but others have been preserved and even transformed into museums. This guidebook is packed with entries on American birthplaces of all sorts, taking travelers state-by-state to a variety of locations.

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    from Stackpole Books (June 7, 2009); titled "The Birthplace Book: A Guide to Birth Sites of Famous People, Places, and Things"
    9780811735339 | details & prices | 279 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $19.95
    About: More than 380 birthplaces profiled Birthplaces of all 44 presidents Packed with photos of people and places Elvis, blue jeans, Abraham Lincoln, plutonium, Slinkys, Frank Sinatra, Cobb salad, Superman, Lucille Ball, e-mail, baseball, Mark Twain, flight, McDonalds, and hundreds of other notable people and things all have birthplaces.

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