The National Parks: America's Best Idea
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From Cape Hatteras on the Atlantic coast to California’s Yosemite, Hawaii’s Haleakala to Alaska’s Glacier Bay, America’s more than 50 national parks preserve the pristine magnificence of our nation’s natural beauty for every citizen to enjoy. Written by Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan, the rich narrative and fabulous photography in The National Parks: America's Best Idea will both thrill and inspire. Includes visitor information for park access points, accommodations and recreational activities. Hardcover; 432 pages; 440 color and black and white photos. 11.15" x 9.5".
Take a trip down memory lane with this classic celebration of timeless American places and pastimes so richly evocative of holdings in our National Museum of American History.
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