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Paris Reflections - Walks Through African-American Paris (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-88-5; 6" x 9" by Christiann Anderson & Monique Y. Wells Paris Reflections takes its readers on six walking tours through the historic districts of Paris, where for more than two centuries, African-Americans have lived, worked, and created a rich and vibrant legacy of achievement in art, literature, science, business, sport, social reform, and other fields. From the last decades of the 18th century to the present, this legacy has been shaped by such people as Sally Hemings, Victor SÃjour, Ada "Bricktop" Smith, Jack Johnson, Josephine Baker, Langston Hughes, Richard Wright, Sidney Bechet, and James Baldwin. An appendix provides basic travel information about arriving in and navigating Paris. Eight original full color illustrations...
  $17.95 $9.00
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

Our Mark on This Land - A Guide to the Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps in America's Parks (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-1-935778-18-9; 6" x 9" by Ren and Helen Davis Our Mark on This Land: A Guide to the Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps in America's Parks, provides an historical understanding of the era in which the men of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) worked, the hardships and deprivations of the Great Depression, and of the remarkable vision of the Roosevelt administration to see an unparalleled opportunity to put unemployed men to work on projects that restored and enhanced our nation's natural resources. The CCC also restored the men themselves - their bodies, minds, and spirits. From 1933 to 1942, more than three million men served in the Corps. Over 700 local, state, and national parks were enhanced by the CCC workers, and no other book serves as...
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $29.95 $15.00

Old Bones and Serpent Stones - A Guide to Interpreted Fossil Localities in Canada and the United States Volume 2: Western Sites (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-09-0; 6" x 9" by T. Skwara Fossils, and the life of the past that they represent, are themes of great interest to the general public. Old Bones and Serpent Stones--A Guide to Interpreted Fossil Localities in Canada and the United States Volume 2: Western Sites  identifies and describes essentially all publicly accessible, interpreted plant and animal fossil localities in the western half of Canada and the United States from Manitoba to Texas and westward. These are educationally oriented sites where the public may visit proven fossil localities, normally see fossils in place or in on-site collections, and learn about the geology and paleontology of the site or region. Section 1 provides geological and biological contexts for the area and site...
  $22.95 $11.50
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

Maryland's Catoctin Mountain Parks - An Interpretive Guide to Catoctin Mountain Park and Cunningham Falls State Park (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-38-0; 6" x 9" by John Means Maryland's Catoctin Mountain Parks--An Interpretive Guide to Catoctin Mountain Park and Cunningham Falls State Park provides the most current and comprehensive review available of the natural and human history of the Catoctin Mountain region of Maryland, a part of the beautiful and interesting Blue Ridge physiographic province. The book is divided into three sections. In section one, the author systematically reviews the landforms, waters, weather, plants, animals, and other environmental features of the region, and then reviews how humans have used and modified this mountain landscape. Section two is a detailed guide which provides the reader with maps and descriptive information about the parks, all of which make reading ab...
Date Added: Thursday 14 August, 2014
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $18.95 $9.50

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