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Washington, D.C.

Jennifer L. Connerley

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780195176322
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780195341126
Washington, D.C.

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Washington, D.C., is the capital of the United States. The city is located on the Potomac River, near the eastern

Reference Entry.  1189 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945)

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