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Palisades : 100,000 acres in 100 years

Author: Robert O Binnewies
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press and Palisades Interstate Park Commission, 2001.
Series: Hudson Valley heritage series, no. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Marking the centennial of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission, Palisades: 100,000 Acres in 100 Years celebrates the unique series of parklands, most within sight of the Empire State Building, that is the Palisades Interstate Park. Beginning with turn-of-the-century efforts to stop blasting and quarrying of the Palisades cliffs just across the Hudson River from New York City, this book traces the famous -  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Binnewies, Robert O.
Palisades.
New York : Fordham University Press and Palisades Interstate Park Commission, 2001
(OCoLC)606558505
(OCoLC)911046273
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert O Binnewies
ISBN: 082322127X 9780823221271 0823221288 9780823221288
OCLC Number: 46472150
Description: xv, 406 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Hudson Valley heritage series, no. 1.
Other Titles: Palisades: one hundred thousand acres in one hundred years
Responsibility: Robert O. Binnewies.
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Marking the centennial of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission, Palisades: 100,000 Acres in 100 Years celebrates the unique series of parklands, many within sight of the Empire State Building,  Read more...

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