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by Crimson Key Society

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Not knowing much about Harvard, its traditions, and the campus, beyond what is covered on a tour, this book may come in handy for neophytes such as I. I didn't know Harvard entertained a conservative publication but the Salient is one such source on campus. In addition, you get reviews of Harvard history, houses, architecture, clubs, and other pertinent facts about the campus. Some of the individual sections have lists of famous alums but one thing I would have appreciated is a more complete list of famous Harvard grads since that is one thing that has made the academic setting so famous. Yet, it is a good, short introduction to the college.
  gmicksmith | Apr 3, 2011 |
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Get INSIDE HARVARD with the Crimson Key Society's brand-new guidebook to the Ivy of Ivies, the most ivory of ivory towers, Harvard University. INSIDE HARVARD is packed to the brim with the often celebrated, sometimes notorious, and always riveting 350-year history of America's oldest University. Whether you're an alum, a prospective student, a visitor, or just interested in our "school in Cambridge," INSIDE HARVARD will give you unique insight into the school's storied past and thriving present, leaving no tradition un-told or hidden tunnel un-traversed. With full-color maps and photographs, fun facts and figures, walking tours, and alumni and architectural spotlights, it might just be the Harvard of guidebooks -- so, whether you're spending the afternoon or the next four years in Cambridge, check out INSIDE HARVARD and get the most out of your stay.

"Inside Harvard provides unique insight about what students value at Harvard and reflects how appreciative they are of what this historical institution has to offer."
Drew Gilpin Faust
President of Harvard University

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