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Author Chamberlin, Silas, author.

Title On the trail : a history of American hiking / Silas Chamberlin.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    796.51 CHA    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    796.51 CHA    Available
Description xx, 243 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 209-230) and index.
Contents The origins of American nature walking -- Hiking together -- The rise of American hiking culture -- Building trails -- Hiking alone -- Hiking before and after 1968.
Summary The first history of the American hiking community and its contributions to the nations vast network of trails.
Subject Hiking -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780300219111 (hardcover)
0300219113 (hardcover)

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