Download PDF by Scott Einberger: 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 blind to its assorted historical past. The park's grounds have been the location of the bloody Civil conflict conflict of citadel Stevens, and presidents like Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson exercised and picnicked within the park an identical means many viewers do this present day. From the cabin of eccentric poet Joaquin Miller to the oldest apartment in Washington at the present time, the numerous 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 lines the human, ordinary and concrete background of Rock Creek Park, the most important park within the nation's capital.

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