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Riassunto: Seattle is famous for its breathtaking natural environment from the islands and waterways of Puget Sound to the old-growth forests of the Olympic Range to magnificent Mount Rainier. Now, in celebration of this scenic city, Wild Seattle reveals the incredible natural treasures to be found within a 90-minute drive from downtown. More than 140 stunning full-color images of wildlands, parks, and preserves by renowned nature photographers Terry Donnelly and Mary Liz Austin are perfectly complemented by an evocative text by acclaimed author and Seattle native Timothy Egan.
Separate chapters showcase wild in the city” retreats such as Schmitz and Discovery Parks; the scenic islands of Puget Sound, including Vashon, Whidbey, and the San Juans; the Olympic Peninsula, including the eastern side of Olympic National Park and the Kitsap Peninsula; Mount Rainier and its environs; and the magnificent North Cascades, including Cascade Pass, the Skagit, and the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Each chapter’s photo gallery gathers both glorious panoramas and intimate close-ups, highlighting the incredible diversity of flora and fauna to be found in each area.
Wild Seattle is sure to entice residents and visitors alike to explore familiar landscapes and discover surprising wild places in the Emerald City.”
About the Author: Terry Donnelly and Mary Liz Austin have photographed extensively in North America and abroad, and their images have appeared in numerous calendars, magazines, and other publications. Their previous books include Washington: The Spirit of the Land and Oregon: Preserving the Spirit and Beauty of Our Land. They live on Vashon Island, on Puget Sound. Acclaimed writer and journalist Timothy Egan is a national correspondent for the New York Times and the author of numerous works of nonfiction, most notably The Good Rain: Across Time and Terrain in the Pacific Northwest and Lasso the Wind: Away to the New West. He lives in Seattle. Doug Scott, former Associate Executive Director of the Sierra Club, is now Policy Director for the Campaign for America's Wilderness. He also lives in Seattle.
Titolo: Wild Seattle: A Celebration of the Natural ...
Casa editrice: Sierra Club Books
Data di pubblicazione: 2004
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books, 2004. Condizione libro: Good. 1st Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP56637402
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books. Hardcover. Condizione libro: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Codice libro della libreria 2774814817
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Codice libro della libreria G1578051118I3N10
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Codice libro della libreria G1578051118I3N00
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Book has appearance of light use with no easily noticeable wear. Codice libro della libreria G1578051118I4N00
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Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books, 2004. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Used: Very Good. Codice libro della libreria SONG1578051118
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Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. 1578051118 May have light shelf wear, unread, new. Please view our store policies for all shipping and condition grades, thank you. Codice libro della libreria SKU079098
Descrizione libro Sierra Club Books, U.S.A., 2004. Hard Cover. Condizione libro: Near Fine. Condizione sovraccoperta: Fine. Terry Donnelley and Mary Liz Austin (Photographs) (illustratore). First Edition. First Printing. Original price of $30.00 printed on dust jacket front flap. Jacket now protected with paper backed polyester film. Book has previous owner's name on front free end page with no other writing or marking. Sierra Club /John Muir Society gifting letter laid in. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Codice libro della libreria 008829