The American Museum of Natural History and How It Got That Way

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Tells the story of the building of the American Museum of Natural History and Hayden Planetarium, a story of history, politics, science, and exploration, including the roles of American presidents...

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"What the Museum has done, in different ways, through the different stages of its life, is to feed the human sense of wonder at the universe."-Kermit Roosevelt III, from the foreword

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