America’s National Parks

Written by: Ian Shive

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Product Description

Founded in 1872, the United States National Park System began with Yellowstone, and has since expanded into 59 protected areas across the U.S. This mini-book on the National Parks contains and hundreds of breathtaking photographs of scenic landscapes found nationwide, from the Grand Canyon to Yosemite to White Sands to the Everglades.

With more than 200 glorious images, The National Parks is comprehensive, stunningly beautiful, and always inspiring, a revelation as to the way humankind interacts with the parks, and how the story of the national parks is also a tribute to the people who visit, explore, and tirelessly work to preserve these cherished American landscapes.

About the Author

Ian Shive is an award-winning conservation photographer, author, educator, film producer, and environmental advocate as well as a recipient of the Sierra Club’s Ansel Adams Award for Conservation Photography. Shive’s images have appeared in hundreds of publications, including National Geographic, Outside, Backpacker, Nature Conservancy, Smithsonian, and more.