The American Wilderness: Journeys Into Distant and Historic Landscapes

By: Gorman, Stephen

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Covering the United States from coast to coast and beyond, photographer and writer Stephen Gorman has followed the footsteps of some of America's most historic and intrepid trekkers. The result is a stunning visual travelogue - complete with unsurpassed color photography, maps, and rich, detailed descriptions - that showcase the American outback in all its extremes and reminds readers of the enduring relationships connecting people to the land. An appendix with practical travel information is included. Gorman's engaging text and photography are eloquently introduced by fellow outdoorsman and writer David Quammen, who thoughtfully examines America's renewed rapport with nature at the turn of the millennium. Heavy paper boards with flaps. ; 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Title: The American Wilderness: Journeys Into Distant and Historic Landscapes

Author: Gorman, Stephen

Illustrator: Illustrated by Gorman, Stephen

Categories: Travel Writing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Universe Publications: 1999

ISBN: 0789302748

ISBN 13: 9780789302748

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 002185

Keywords: UNITED STATES GUIDEBOOKS TRAVEL LANDSCAPES HISTORIC JOURNEYS,