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Dupont Circle

A Novel

by Paul Kafka-Gibbons

  • 364 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Mariner Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7604284M
ISBN 100618219188
ISBN 109780618219186

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Dupont Circle’s neighborhood feel lends itself to low-key dining rooms that attract those who want to break bread and share long conversations with friends. Kramerbooks & Afterwords Café is a neighborhood institution. Patrons love to browse the book selections and then settle in for a meal with friends at the cafe.   James Srodes Counterpoint Press (Aug 1, ) Hardcover $ History is often the account of great events and broad social movements. But, James Srodes, author of On Dupont Circle, has a slightly different approach to examining the genre: “Anyone who reads much history has to be struck by how there are so few really important people involved in any great event.”5/5.

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On Dupont Circle is a must read for any student or scholar of 20th century US history, but Srodes' ability as a writer makes his work agreeable for casual readers as well. It belongs in every college and university library, on the shelves of aficionados, and under the eyes of less formal readers/5(21).

This book has interesting subject matter, especially if the reader has been to Dupont Circle in Washington, D.C. but overall it is not very well written. Not much is left to the reader's imagination and the old "show don't tell" motto is bulldozed through into telling.

It is a good sketch of Dupont Circle but with a weak plot for a story.3/5. A statue to DuPont was constructed in in the Circle that bears his name, but it was replaced by the famous fountain at the center of Dupont Circle in Williams's book includes many photos of the early mansions constructed on Dupont Circle, some of which still remain, together with pictures of early residents, including James Blair, Alexander Graham Bell, William Howard Taft, Duncan Phillips, /5(3).

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Boasting a fascinating heritage of architectural, cultural, and political. This book has a brilliant concept--the young progressives who lived in the Dupont Circle area of Washington, D.C., during the Wilson administration, how they interacted at dinner parties, and how these experiences molded their future careers as reformers/5(10).

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Following a dramatic transformation in collaboration with world-renowned designers Martin Brudnizki and the New York-based Clodagh, The Dupont Circle. Kramerbooks in Dupont Circle, R.I.P. A small piece of personal history goes poof. Owner Steve Salis says he wants to move Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe in Washington's Dupont Circle.

Dupont Circle: A Novel. First Mariner books edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Print. Note. Citation formats are based on standards as of July Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published.

Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Dupont Circle: A Novel (Houghton Mifflin, ), by Paul Kafka-Gibbons Dupont Circle (Images of America Series) (Arcadia Publishing, ), by Paul Williams Dupont Circle, Washington, D.C.

(U.S. Department of the Interior, Division of History, Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation, ), by George J. OlszewskiAdded to NRHP: J   Serial entrepreneur Steve Salis may have made up his mind about moving Dupont Circle’s beloved Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe to a new.

Dupont Circle is nice enough in itself. As its name implies, it honors a Dupont - no not the Dupont of gunpowder and industrial chemicals fame, but his nephew, Samuel Francis Dupont, a rear admiral du 4/5().

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Well organized. Super /5(53).Offering upscale American fare in a lively setting, Afterwords Café is a complete dining experience in the heart of Dupont Circle.

Seasonal dishes with locally sourced ingredients and an extensive beer and wine list and cocktail menu make Afterwords Café an ideal place to eat, drink, and gather.