All about the Appalachian Trail / Leonard M. Adkins ; [illustrator, Kirsten Halvorsen].
- 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City||J 917.4 Adk (Text)||76893000272823||Juvenile Nonfiction||Checked out||07/01/2021|
- ISBN: 9781681570990
- ISBN: 1681570998
- ISBN: 9781544425825
- ISBN: 1544425821
- Physical Description: x, 118 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
- Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana : Blue River Press, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographic references (page 112) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Preface -- How the mountains formed -- History of the Appalachian Trail -- Southern states -- Virginia and West Virginia -- Mid-Atlantic states -- Hiking and camping -- Thru-hikers -- Animals -- The future of the trail -- Select quotes for the Appalachian Trail -- Appalachian Trail timeline -- World timeline.
The Appalachian Trail is one of the most iconic hiking trails in the world and a testament to the power of cooperation. Winding through fourteen states from Georgia to Maine, the Trail is cared for by thirty-one trail clubs, numerous partnerships, the National Park Service, and Appalachian Trail Conservancy. At 2,200 miles long, the trail attracts millions of hikers per year. In this young reader's book, the author lays out the history of the Appalachian Trail in its many facets. He includes its geological, ecological, and human history, as well as its history as a trail. By weaving these all together, the author allows the reader to better understand one of the world's longest hiking trails.
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