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Alaska: A Visual Tour of America's Great Land

Art / Photobook

By: Bob Devine (Author)

352 pages, 250 colour & b/w photos, 10 colour maps

National Geographic Society

Hardback | Jul 2014 | #230930 | ISBN-13: 9781426213397
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NHBS Price: £24.99 $32/€30 approx

About this book

An amazing tour through its history, culture and landscape, Alaska's stunning imagery and informative text makes it the perfect book for those who dream of visiting the 49th state and those who want to celebrate its singular beauty and expansive history.From the lush rainforests of the Inside Passage, to the desolate beauty of the far north, Alaska's natural wonders never cease to enthrall and amaze. Join National Geographic on this spectacular visual journey through seven distinct geographic regions of this amazing state, bringing each region alive through brisk historical narrative and lavish colour photography, art, and maps. Whether to learn, to visit, or simply to dream – National Geographic's Alaska provides readers with an incomparable tour.


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Biography

Robert "Bob" Devine writes about the environment, natural history, and outdoor travel form his home in Oregon. His latest book is Bush Versus the Environment. National Geographic has published several of his works, including National Geographic Traveler Guide: Alaska, Guide to America's Outdoors: Western Canada and Alien Invasion: America's Battle with Non-native Animals and Plants. He first travelled to Alaska on assignment in 1987 and has since returned as often as possible.

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