50 Cities of the U.S.A.

50 Cities of the U.S.A. by Gabrielle Balkan

Explore America's cities with 50 fact-filled maps

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Format: Hardback, 112 Pages
ISBN: 9781847808707
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Explore skyscraper streets, museum miles, local food trucks and city parks of the United States of America and discover more than 2,000 facts that celebrate the people, culture, and diversity that have helped make America what it is today. From Anchorage to Washington D.C., take a trip through America’s well-loved cities with this unique A-Z like no other, lavishly illustrated and annotated with key cultural icons, from famous people and inventions to events, food and monuments.

Cities include Anchorage • Atlanta • Austin • Baltimore • Birmingham • Boise • Boston • Burlington • Charleston     Charlotte • Cheyenne • Chicago • Cleveland • Columbus • Denver • Detroit • Hartford • Honolulu • Houston   Indianapolis • Jacksonville • Kansas City • Las Vegas • Little Rock • Los Angeles • Louisville • Memphis   Miami • Milwaukee • Minneapolis-St. Paul   Nashville • New Orleans • New York • Newark • Newport • Oklahoma City • Philadelphia • Phoenix • Pittsburgh • Portland, ME • Portland, OR • Rapid City • Salt Lake City • San Francisco • Santa Fe • Seattle • St. Louis • Tucson • Virginia Beach • Washington, D.C.

Author GABRIELLE BALKAN has worked with Scholastic, Harper Collins and Penguin. She lives and works in New York. 

Illustrator SOL LINERO lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her clients include Scholastic, Oprah magazine,  Jamie Oliver Magazine and Wired. 

Format: Hardback, 112 Pages
ISBN: 9781847808707
Size: 11 in x 13.4 in / 279.4 mm x 340.36 mm
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'a great book for bigger kids'
"From LA to Charleston, kids get to explore the entire country via this beautifully illustrated book. Author Gabrielle Balkan includes every facet of the cities she covers, including facts with an unexpectedly fun cultural bent (we love the Willie Nelson trivia on the Austin page) and a modern spin (city parks and food trucks get prominent mentions)."
"Readers will learn plenty of trivia-worthy details about these cities"
"a trove of data nonetheless for tourists of both the active and armchair sorts."
'Simply stunning, packed with facts and clean illustrations' 
"Explorers, wanderlusters and geography buffs will spend hours poring over each page."