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One city"s wilderness

Portland"s Forest Park

by Marcy Cottrell Houle

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Oregon Historical Society Press in Portland, Ore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Forest Park (Portland, Or.),
  • Portland (Or.),
  • Oregon,
  • Portland
    • Subjects:
    • Hiking -- Oregon -- Portland -- Guidebooks.,
    • Forest Park (Portland, Or.) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Portland (Or.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMarcy Cottrell Houle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV199.42.O72 P674 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 116 p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages116
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2384828M
      ISBN 100875951872
      LC Control Number87013706
      OCLC/WorldCa16227147

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Erik Goetze created the maps included in One City's Wilderness. He is a Portland web designer, cartographer, and panoramic photographer who has designed maps for several books, including The Northwest Nature Guide, Portland Forest Hikes, and the award-winning Walk There!/5(14).

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Erik Goetze created the maps included in One City's Wilderness. He is a Portland web designer, cartographer, and panoramic photographer who has designed maps for several books, including The Northwest Nature Guide, Portland Forest Hikes Brand: Oregon State University Press.

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