Hiss

Across America disused railbeds are being converted to trails for hiking and biking. Soon a national trail will link the coasts

is a visiting scholar at New York University's Taub Urban Research Center. He is at work on a memoir about his father, Alger Hiss, and a book about the future of transportation.


Illustration by Jeffrey Fisher

The Atlantic Monthly; December 1997; Rails to Trails; Volume 280, No. 6; pages 34 - 45.



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