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Heading out [electronic resource] : a history of American camping /
Terence Young.
imprint
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2017.
description
xi, 367 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN
9780801454028
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2017.
isbn
9780801454028
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Introduction : roughing it smoothly -- Adventures in the wilderness : William H.H. Murray and the beginning of recreational camping -- The art of camping : roughing it during the decades before automobiles -- Let's hit the motor camping trail : the automobile transforms camping -- The garage in the forest : E.P. Meinecke and the development of the modern autocampground -- Liberalizing the campground : W.J. Trent, Jr. and the struggle against national park segregation -- A clearer picture of this country : trailer camping to discover America -- A renewal of our faith and ideals : backpacking and the Pacific Crest Trail -- Epilogue : the decline and promise of American camping.
catalogue key
11927923
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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