Pennsylvania Caves and Other Rocky Roadside Wonders

Pennsylvania Caves and Other Rocky Roadside Wonders

by Kevin Patrick, Farley Mowat
     
 

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Features Last River Caverns, Crystal Cave, Indian Echo Caverns, Woodward Cave, Penn's Cave, Indian Caverns, Lincoln Caverns, Coral Caverns, and Laurel Caverns and includes ice mines, coal mines, boulder fields, and rock citiesDetailed history of each caveLegends and local lore of many features and sitesA roadside travel guide to and history of Pennsylvania's nine

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Features Last River Caverns, Crystal Cave, Indian Echo Caverns, Woodward Cave, Penn's Cave, Indian Caverns, Lincoln Caverns, Coral Caverns, and Laurel Caverns and includes ice mines, coal mines, boulder fields, and rock citiesDetailed history of each caveLegends and local lore of many features and sitesA roadside travel guide to and history of Pennsylvania's nine commercial caves and a wealth of other geographical sites within the state.

Editorial Reviews

Crystal Cave, Indian Echo Caverns, Woodward Cave, Last River Caverns, Penn's Cave, Laurel Caverns: Pennsylvania contains numerous caves, nine of which are commercial sites. Kevin Patrick's Pennsylvania Caves & Other Rocky Roadside Wonders provides an entertaining introduction to the history, legends, and folklore related to these sites. This handy roadside guide also covers the state's ice mines, coal mines, boulder fields, and rock cities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811726320
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
09/10/2004
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,165,448
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Kevin Patrick is Professor of Geography at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, has worked as a consultant for the National Park Service, and has led dozens of commercial landscape trips through New Jersey and other parts of the country. He is the author of Pennsylvania Caves and coauthor with Brian Butko and Kyle Weaver of Diners of Pennsylvania.

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