National Park Roads

Author: Timothy Davis
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ISBN: 9780813937762
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As the National Park Service celebrates its centennial, this book offers a fascinating and illuminating account of the agency's impact on American lives and landscapes.

British Columbia By The Road

Author: Ben Bradley
Publisher: UBC Press
ISBN: 0774834218
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National Park Roads: A Legacy in the American Landscape. Charlottesville:
University of Virginia Press, 2016. Dawson, Bruce. “'It's a Landmark in the
Community': The Conservation of Historic Places in Saskatchewan.” In The West
and ...

America S National Park Roads And Parkways

Author: Timothy Davis
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
ISBN: 9780801878787
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More than a documentary record of historic design and construction practices, this book has practical applications for engineers, landscape architects, and cultural resource specialists in guiding design decisions, interpreting historic ...

The National Parks

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Publisher: Earth Aware Editions
ISBN: 9781683830054
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The National Parks: An American Legacy tells the story of the parks through the photography of Ian Shive and poignant essays by today’s leading naturalists, scientists, explorers, and artists.

Recording Historic Structures

Author: John A. Burns
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471273806
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Numerous park roads and parkways were documented through the program,
including Going lo the Sun Road in Glacier ... An agreement formalized the
relationships between the National Park Service, the Library of Congress, and
the American Society of Landscape Architects, similar ... of historic landscapes
and will add to the Park Service legacy of rich documentation of the historic built
environment.

Pioneers Of American Landscape Design

Author: Charles A. Birnbaum
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 9780071344203
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... The book strives to capture not only achievements but also personality ...Birnbaum's hope is that the book will inspire academics, students and other researchers .

Building The National Parks

Author: Linda Flint McClelland
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801855832
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Rooted in the American park movement of the nineteenth century, naturalistic
park design nourished under the stewardship of ... Park designers — landscape
architects, architects, and engineers — forged a rich legacy of roads and trails
that ...

Mission 66

Author: Ethan Carr
Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press
ISBN: 9781558495876
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Ethan Carr's book examines the significance of the Mission 66 program and explores the influence of midcentury modernism on landscape design and park planning.

New England Parks Guide

Author: Barbara Sinotte
Publisher: Hunter Publishing, Inc
ISBN: 1556507380
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Hiking: About 25 miles of woodland roads, 10 miles of marked trails. ... Directions
to the Weir Farm National Historic Site from the New York area: From the Tappan
Zee Bridge: Follow 287 East to 684 North. ... At few other places is an American
landscape so intimately tied to the paintings, drawings, etchings and other works
of art produced there. ... Known for generosity of spirit, as well as the legacy of his
professional life as an artist, Weir recognized early the importance of a creative ...

National Parks

Author: Alfred Runte
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803289635
Size: 63.18 MB
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So, too, Conrad L. Wirth, director of the Park Service between 1951 and 1964,
defends Mission 66, road-building, and other internal ... Another important study
is Barbara Novak, Nature and Culture: American Landscape and Painting, 1825-
1875 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1980). ... Two biographies of John Muir
— Stephen Fox, John Muirand His Legacy: The American Conservation
Movement ...