America's Parks by Philippe BourseillerAmerica's Parks by Philippe Bourseiller

America's Parks

byPhilippe BourseillerContribution byJean-francois Chaix, Gary Ferguson

Hardcover | November 1, 2006

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Moving from the cascading waters of Niagara Falls to the massive volcanoes of Hawaii, renowned nature photographer Philippe Bourseiller takes readers on a captivating visual journey through 67 of the most magnificent natural sites in North America. The product of an entire year spent coursing the length and breadth of the United States, "America's Parks" captures the amazing diversity and ecological richness of some of our most important natural wildlife areas.
Bourseiller's free-ranging camera captures more than 200 breathtaking aerial and terrestrial images of wild America, from Mount St. Helens to the ice fields of Alaska, while essays from three prominent environmental journalists place the sites in historical, scientific, and sociological context. The result is a sumptuous panorama of unrivalled beauty that argues eloquently for environmental protection.
Philippe Bourseiller, five-time winner of the prestigious World Press Prize, travels the world photographing wild and unexplored places, and is based in Paris. This is his fourth book with Abrams. Jean-François Chaix is a freelance journalist, translator, and travel writer based in Paris. He collaborated previously with Bourseiller on ...
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Title:America's ParksFormat:HardcoverDimensions:384 pages, 14.75 × 11.5 × 1.25 inPublished:November 1, 2006Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0810930846

ISBN - 13:9780810930841

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