Traveling Tocqueville's America: A Tour Book


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Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont's travels in America in 1831-32 have been retold by C-SPAN. For nine months, the cable TV network retraced the Frenchmen's journey, featuring programming from cities along the route. Now the Tocqueville rediscovery continues with the publication of this unique guide-book. Comprising 47 brief chapters covering cities and small towns that Tocqueville visited, the book allows readers to hear Tocqueville's words while following in his footsteps. Chapters include descriptions of ...

Traveling Tocqueville's America: A Tour Book 1998, C-Span, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801859663

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