The National Parks
America's Best Idea: An Illustrated History
ISBN10: 0307268969 ISBN13: 9780307268969 Contributors: Burns, Ken Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Sep 8 2009 Pages: 403 Weight: 3.95lbs. Height: 10.75" Width: 9.25" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
An award-winning documentary filmmaker and an Emmy and Peabody-winning director present a lavishly illustrated, narrative history of the American National Park System, examining the events and political battles that led to the establishment of each park while profiling each for its unique attributes, in a volume that also pays tribute to key advocates. Movie tie-in.