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Annals of the Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Institution

Annals of the Smithsonian Institution

by Smithsonian Institution

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smithsonian Institution,
  • Periodicals

  • Edition Notes

    Produced from electronic files provided by the bureaus and offices of the Smithsonian Institution.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25601603M
    OCLC/WorldCa34269059

    This book highlighted aspects of each of the existing Smithsonian museums as of about It does not cover anything new, nor any new museums. Some museums, along with their exhibits were described in greater detail, such as the Air and Space, and Natural History museums. It also provided background and history of how the Smithsonian came to be/5. Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press continues the rich history of scholarly publishing by the Smithsonian, sustained since , by publishing research and other scholarly and educational contributions of Smithsonian curators and researchers, including monographs, collection catalogs, exhibition catalogs, technical studies and analyses, and edited collections and proceedings.

    Summary: Smithsonian magazine looks both ahead at current scientific advances and back through history. While the magazine’s historical focus tends to be on America, the magazine does not limit itself to just one continent. The January, edition’s cover article was /5. Home Books Air & Space All Anthropology & Archeology Exhibitions History & American Culture Life Sciences & Biodiversity Museum Studies & Art New Releases Open Access Resources Guidelines Smithsonian Annals of Flight. Archives. Search Search EDITORIAL BOARDS ANNOUNCEMENTS. PERMISSIONS SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION TERMS OF USE / PRIVACY.

    Jan 01,  · “The Smithsonian Book of Presidential Trivia” by Amy Pastan, which provides copious ammo to start or settle a barroom wager or dinner table debate. The breezy guide is way more fun than Google, Bing or Yahoo! and, as befits a tome from America’s storied museum complex—aka “the nation’s attic”—it is long on White House esoterica.”Brand: Smithsonian Institution Press. The Smithsonian Institution holds more than million artifacts and specimens in its trust. This colorful guide to the eight museums and galleries on the National Mall, five more in the Washington metropolitan area, two in New York City, and the National Zoo presents an enormous amount of history and pertinent museum information, ensuring a rewarding visit.5/5(5).


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