Table of contents for Grand avenues : the story of the French visionary who designed Washington, D.C. / Scott W. Berg.

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A Note on L¿Enfant¿s English
1. A pedestal waiting for a superstructure
2. An infinity of small moments
3. A powerful friend among the princes of the earth
4. The remembrance of my former services
5. In every respect advantageously situated
6. A plan wholly new
7. The wheel to give motion to the machine
8. The whole leveled and thrown to the ground
9. Measures of the most immediate moment
10. An implicit conformity to his will
11. The disappointment of absolute dues
12. Getting the go by
13. A share in the undertaking
14. The assurance of things hoped for
Epilogue
Notes
Acknowledgements
Illustrations Credits
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

L'Enfant, Pierre Charles, 1754-1825.
City planners -- France -- Biography.
City planning -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 18th century.