New PDF release: A History of Rock Creek Park: Wilderness & Washington, D.C.

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 beautiful 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 principally ignorant of its assorted background. The park's grounds have been the positioning of the bloody Civil conflict conflict of citadel Stevens, and presidents like Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson exercised and picnicked within the park an analogous approach many viewers do at the present time. From the cabin of eccentric poet Joaquin Miller to the oldest condominium in Washington this present day, the various tales and legends surrounding the park are guaranteed to entertain and tell. sign up for nationwide Park ranger, writer and historian Scott Einberger as he strains the human, ordinary and concrete historical past of Rock Creek Park, the most important park within the nation's capital.

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