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Audio: UVM Professor and his Co-Author/Wife, Explore Their Book on Walking with VPR

VPR interviews Robert Manning, professor in the Rubenstein school, and his wife Martha Manning, about their book Walking Distance: Extraordinary Hikes for Ordinary People. The couple, telling stories of their hikes from Vermont to Peru to South Africa, advocate for walking as a healthy and thought-provoking mode of transportation, arguing that, "everywhere is walking distance if you take the time." Listen to the interview here…