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Richmond's Monument Avenue

by Driggs, Sarah Shields and Wilson, Richard Guy and Winthrop, Robert P.

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Retail Price: $39.95 hardcover
Issue: Summer 2001
ISBN: 0807826073

Designed to honor Robert E. Lee, Richmond's Monument Avenue evolved to include statues of Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, Jeb Stuart, navigator Matthew Maury, and tennis legend Arthur Ashe. This history uses prose, period illustrations, and recent photos to portray the statues, homes, and buildings erected along the tree-lined promenade.

review of Richmond's Monument Avenue, by Driggs, Sarah Shields, Civil War Book Review, (Summer 2001).