Scott Einberger's A History of Rock Creek Park: Wilderness & Washington, D.C. PDF

By Scott Einberger

ISBN-10: 1540210650

ISBN-13: 9781540210654

ISBN-10: 1626195749

ISBN-13: 9781626195745

Washington, D.C.'s Rock Creek Park stands as a wild and lovely common gem between a burgeoning city. yet whereas neighborhood citizens flock to its trails and roads on weekends to hike, jog and bicycle, they're mostly ignorant of its varied historical past. The park's grounds have been the location of the bloody Civil struggle conflict of fortress Stevens, and presidents like Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson exercised and picnicked within the park a similar means many viewers do this day. From the cabin of eccentric poet Joaquin Miller to the oldest residence in Washington this day, the numerous tales and legends surrounding the park are certain to entertain and tell. sign up for nationwide Park ranger, writer and historian Scott Einberger as he lines the human, traditional and concrete heritage of Rock Creek Park, the most important park within the nation's capital.

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