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A year in Rock Creek Park : the wild, wooded heart of Washington, DC

Author: Melanie Choukas-Bradley; Susan A Roth
Publisher: Staunton, VA : George F. Thompson Publishing, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"Twice the size of Central Park in New York City, Rock Creek Park is the wild, wooded heart of the nation's capital, offering refuge and a keen sense of place for millions of residents and visitors each year ... Melanie Choukas-Bradley, a renowned naturalist, writer, and teacher in the DC area, spent a full year in the national park recording her observations. She walked and skied its trails several times a week and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Melanie Choukas-Bradley
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melanie Choukas-Bradley; Susan A Roth
ISBN: 9781938086243 1938086244 9781938086267 1938086260
OCLC Number: 894140116
Awards: Commended for Independent Publisher Book Awards (Mid-Atlantic Nonfiction) 2015
Description: 279 pages, 32 leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Melanie Choukas-Bradley ; with photographs by Susan Austin Roth.

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Rock Creek Park is Nature's gem in Washington, DC. Twice the size of famed Central Park in New York City, Rock Creek Park is the wild, wooded heart of the nation's capital, offering refuge and a keen  Read more...

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"For her book A Year in Rock Creek Park, Washington writer Melanie Choukas-Bradley spent hundreds of hours walking (and skiing) every nook and cranny of the park."--Jennifer Ortiz "Washingtonian " Read more...

 
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