The National Geographic Society
100 Years of Adventure and DiscoveryOversize Book - 1987
In 1887 in Washington, DC, 33 gentlemen met to consider the advisability of organizing a society for the increase and diffusion of geographical knowledge. From that meeting grew The National Geographic Society, an institution that is recognized by almost every American.
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1987.
Branch Call Number: 910 BRYA
Characteristics: 484 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.