By Lori Jill Smith,Jane Banks Campbell

the tale of Tennessee�s kingdom parks started greater than eighty years in the past while New Deal organisations labored to rebuild parts of Tennessee�s eroded panorama. in addition to those conservation measures, the state�s early parks have been created during the improvement of leisure parts. The Tennessee Valley Authority equipped dams that contributed to leisure sights, and the department of nation Parks used to be begun in 1937. All of those efforts as well as Tennessee�s normal good looks have led to fifty six kingdom parks. via their postcard collections, the authors invite readers to find every one park�s particular position in Tennessee�s historical past and landscape.

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