Known as the word for "beautiful" in Hebrew, Nauvoo was once an empty bluff on the Mississippi River. Stalwart settlers and saints transformed this swampy flatland into a flourishing development of homes and businesses. Dowdle paintings are a unique way to see the simple, beautiful things in life. These witty and clever paintings of famous locations and cities will delight you as you begin to see them take shape. One of the special aspects of the paintings is the feeling of culture that jumps out at you. The pictures take the deepest cultural feelings, buildings, stories, people, events and scenery from all of your favorite cities. Enjoy a night with your family or friends and build a deeper appreciation for the people and places around you as you build these puzzles piece by piece.