More Precious Than Gold: My Enduring Connection with John McShain – The Man Who Built Washington by Alice O’Neill McLoughlin

Olympia Publishers, London, 2024.


12 in stock


Alice O’Neill was born the eldest of eleven children into an Irish farming family. In 1978, she was awarded a scholarship from John McShain – the iconic builder, a wealthy and devout Catholic with Derry ancestry, responsible for many famous American landmarks, including the Jefferson Memorial and the Pentagon. This book records the lifelong personal correspondence Alice exchanged with ‘The Man Who Build Washington.’

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Weight .150 kg
Dimensions 14 × 20 cm