Applachian Trail: The Author of a New Book About the Appalachian Trail Discusses Its History & Significance
Every year millions of people hike all or part of the 2,000+-mile Appalachian Trail. But how did it come to be? In his new book, The Appalachian Trail: A Biography, author Philip D'Anieri explores the colorful stories of the A.T.'s founders, their motivations and who it serves.
Philip D’Anieri, lecturer in architecture and regional planning, University of Michigan