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Youghiogheny, Appalachian River / Tim Palmer.

Palmer, Tim, 1948- (author.).

Summary:
Turbulent rapids and wild shorelines of the Youghiogheny River highlight natural wonders of the Appalachian Mountains, and midway on the stream's revealing path, Ohiopyle State Park is a showcase of beauty and has become a recreational hotspot where the river thunders over its iconic falls and cascades through the wooded gorges of Pennsylvania. With deep reflection, a compelling sense of adventure, and family ties to the waterway going back many generations, author Tim Palmer wrote "Youghiogheny: Appalachian River" in 1984 as the essential biography of this river and region. Now, in this fortieth anniversary revised and expanded edition of his classic narrative on this special landscape and its people, he revisits the river, addresses the changes that have occurred since the book was first published, and poses the question: What will happen to this historic and cherished place?

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780822967095
  • Physical Description: xvii, 371 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2023.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Previous edition: 1984.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-363) and index.
Subject: Stream conservation > Youghiogheny River.
Rafting (Sports) > Youghiogheny River.
Youghiogheny River.
Youghiogheny River Valley.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Gettysburg Library 974.88 PALMER (Text) 35740636031577 New Nonfiction Checked Out 03/21/2024


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