Capital of the World

The Race to Host the United Nations
Mires, Charlene (Book - 2013 )
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
Capital of the World

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Provides an account of the competition to host the site of the UN's headquarters, looking at the unsuccessful bidders--from Philadelphia and Chicago to the Black Hills and Tuskahoma, Oklahoma--and why New York was awarded the honor.
Authors: Mires, Charlene
Statement of Responsibility: Charlene Mires
Title: Capital of the world
the race to host the United Nations
Characteristics: 318 pages ;,24 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
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