Philadelphia: A Photographic Portrait
Photography by Paul Scharff
Narrative by Christine McLaughlin
Take a trip through the birthplace of America, and learn fascinating facts that bring the history and splendor of Philadelphia to life. Whether it’s world-class museums, public sculptures, or historic buildings along its cobblestoned streets, you’ll find surprises in every page. Philadelphia has it all, making it a best kept secret. The fifth largest city in the nation, it’s a centrally located, vibrant metropolis steeped in history, world-class culture, and spectacular beauty. Throughout these pages, photographer Paul Scharff splendidly captures the unforgettable history and modern magnificence that is Philadelphia.