Download e-book for iPad: A PATHWAY THROUGH PARKS by Carl S. Chavez

By Carl S. Chavez

ISBN-10: 1412022738

ISBN-13: 9781412022736

"Bodie, the very sound of that identify evokes photos of "The undesirable guy From Bodie", a coarse and tumble lifestyles, and the tough weather of a gold mine boomtown of the early West. yet to a tender park ranger and his spouse, clean out of school, and with a toddler at the approach, it used to be an intimidating commencing to a 32-year profession with California division of Parks and Recreation.

A PATHWAY via PARKS follows the profession of Ranger Carl S. Chavez and his family members as they shuttle the size and breadth of California from the ghost city of Bodie kingdom ancient Park to the mountains and shorelines of Southern California. every one new task brings new adventures and demanding situations as Ranger Chavez promotes up the profession ladder to positions at the vital Coast of California, the Sierra Nevada and eventually to the redwoods of Northern California at Humboldt Redwoods nation Park.

Career judgements has to be made which bring about development, "out of the field", and into the administration ranks of neighborhood and department Headquarters. but even those adjustments don't regulate the chance for tales and stories of humor and tragedy, pleasure and sorrow, experience and regimen, and the good fortune and failure that many readers will realize of their personal lives. an individual who has retired from the crew, despite profession, may have stories like these present in A PATHWAY via PARKS.

The author's stories will supply all those that love the good open air and revel in our parks and forests an extraordinary, inside of glimpse, not just of the interior workings of park operations, but additionally, of kin lifestyles residing in parks.

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