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Great White Fathers: The Story of the Obsessive Quest to Create Mount Rushmore

Great White Fathers "John Taliaferro has done a brilliant job of making the carving of Mount Rushmore vivid for us today. The story is absorbing and the book is a wonderful read." Larry McMurtry, author of Lonesome Dove

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Mount Rushmore National Memorial Park (29)


Pennington (61)


South Dakota (315)


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