From seeing the US Capitol building and White House to strolling under cherry trees in full bloom, there's a lot to see and do in Washington, DC. The district lies on the East Coast. Washington, DC, introduces the district's history, geography, climate, economy, people, and places. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.