About the Book: Washington Schlepped Here: Walking in the Nations Capital (Crown
The father of our country slept with Martha, but schlepped in the District. Now
in the great mans footsteps comes humorist and twenty-year Washington resident
Christopher Buckley with the real story of the citys founding. Well, not really.
Were just trying to get you to buy the book. But we can say with justification
that theres never been a more enjoyable, funny, and informative tour guide to
the city than Buckley. His delight as he points out things of interest is
con-tagious, and his frequent digressions about his own adventures as a White