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Author Schullery, Paul.

Title America's national parks : the spectacular forces that shaped our treasured lands / by Paul Schullery.

Imprint New York : D.K. Pub., 2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Juvenile Reference  REF J 917.304 S386    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  917.304 S386    ---  Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description 405 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 32 cm.
Note Includes index.
"A Tehabi book."
"Discovery Channel."
Contents Roiling land: volcanic and geothermal forces -- Broken crust: Power of mountain building -- Water designing lands: Waves, caves, and currents -- Ice sculpting stone: Carving power of glaciers -- Patient power: Wind and water erosion -- Weather shaping life: Effect of extreme climates.
Summary Focusing on the geologic forces that shaped 55 of our most diverse national treasures, this lavish collection features spectacular full-color photography & topographic maps that highlight important landmarks & travel routes through each park. America's National Parks is a breathtaking experience & must-have for the 65 million visitors who visit our national parks each year, as well as for the armchair explorer.
Subject National parks and reserves -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Natural history -- United States -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Pictorial works.
ISBN 0789480166 (alk. paper)

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