Forest Park: The Jewel of St. Louis

Forest Park: The Jewel of St. Louis

by Richard H. Weiss, Sally J. Altman
     
 

Forest Park draws 12 million visitors a year. If you are one of them, then this books is for you. Even if you have been a frequent visitor and feel as if you've been there 12 million times, you will discover new vistas and learn fascinating things. The book features nearly 200 archival photographs from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and the Missouri Historical

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Forest Park draws 12 million visitors a year. If you are one of them, then this books is for you. Even if you have been a frequent visitor and feel as if you've been there 12 million times, you will discover new vistas and learn fascinating things. The book features nearly 200 archival photographs from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and the Missouri Historical Society. the accompanying text takes you on a tour of the park, revisiting its founding, the 1904 Worlds Fair, the construction of the Zoo, and much more. So hop into our time machine. You'll find Forest Park in all its glory; winter, spring, summer and fall and in every decade since the 1870s.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979605413
Publisher:
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,140,629
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
3 Months

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