The Art and History of Washington DC paperback book offers over 230 fully colored photos of our nation's capital, Washington D.C, and all its glory, historical sites, and tourist hot spots. This book includes not only colorful and detailed pictures, but historical context and descriptions. This book is perfect for the history junkie in your life but also can serve as a great guide as your tour our Nation's Capitol. This book could offer a more historical context as you visit and even give you some ideas for what sites are important for you to see while you're in town! Washington D.C is surely a sight to see, even from the comfort of your own home in a great book! The pictures make you feel as if your there in the current time!