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Dirt Work An Education in the Woods

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ISBN-10: 0807033278

ISBN-13: 9780807033272

Edition: 2014

Authors: Christine Byl

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A lively and lyrical account of one woman's unlikely apprenticeship on a national-park trail crew and what she discovers about nature, gender, and the value of hard work Christine Byl first encountered the national parks the way most of us do: on vacation. But after she graduated from college, broke and ready for a new challenge, she joined a Glacier National Park trail crew as a seasonal "traildog" maintaining mountain trails for the millions of visitors Glacier draws every year. Byl first thought of the job as a paycheck, a summer diversion, a welcome break from "the real world" before going on to graduate school. She came to find out that work in the woods on a trail crew was more…    
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Book details

List price: $27.00
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 3/11/2014
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.61" wide x 10.20" long x 0.35" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English