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Competition: Win a copy of Official Residences Around the World
This beautiful book, by Abby Clouse-Radigan, presents large scale photos of official residences and offices in fifty nations, including the US and UK
Closing Date: February 28, 2019
We all know the White House, but this gorgeously presented 216 page book looks at its equivalents around the world. Informative descriptions and large scale photos cover official residences and offices of fifty nations, including Austria's Hofburg, Monaco's Prince's Palace, Morocco's Royal Palace, the Kremlin, the Vatican's Apostolic Palace, Bute House in Edinburgh, 10 Downing Street and Buckingham Palace. The twenty-first century isn't forgotten, with brand new Presidential Palaces in Estonia and Japan.
For your chance to win a copy of Official Residences Around the World, just send your answer, accompanied by your name and e-mail address to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line "Residencies". If you're American, let us know if you'd like to also receive our weekly e-mail newsletter!
Question: In which year was the White House burned down by the British Army?