America's Historic Trails

By: Thompson, John

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This is a trip through American history. You can retrace the route 18th-century Spanish explorers took as they fought their way from Mexico to what is now San Francisco, or follow in the footsteps of Freedom Riders as they walked with Martin Luther King, Jr. , from Selma to Montgomery in the 1960s. The 14 national historic trails chronicled in these pages echo with famous names and extraordinary adventure. Highlighted by breathtaking and evocative modern photographs as well as historical images and illustration, detailed maps, travel information and more, this beautiful book retraces the trails that led, step by determined step, to the American we know today. The illustrations are wonderful; armchair travel or more, this is a great book to learn some of the history of America. The jacket is bent up at the bottom but in a protective jacket. Binding is brown with the traditional four direction seal on front.; 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Title: America's Historic Trails

Author: Thompson, John

Categories: Travel Writing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic: 2001

ISBN: 079228030X

ISBN 13: 9780792280309

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 003850

Keywords: TRAVEL CHEROKEE PONY EXPRESS LEWIS CLARK TRAIL TEARS MORMON,