Alaska Light: Ideas And Images From A Northern Land

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Alaska author Kim Heacox takes a statewide look at Alaska's wildlife and special places. More than 100 of his best photos from all parts of the state. The book is coupled with five thought-provoking essays and 28 extended story captions. This book has bee in print for more than 10 years and is an Alaska classic.

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Overview

Alaska author Kim Heacox takes a statewide look at Alaska's wildlife and special places. More than 100 of his best photos from all parts of the state. The book is coupled with five thought-provoking essays and 28 extended story captions. This book has bee in print for more than 10 years and is an Alaska classic.

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Tom Walker
No one marries words and pictures together better than Kim Heacox. Writing and photography each have a unique ability to capture the essence of a subject, but together, in the hands of a master, the combination is over-powering. Within, Heacox captures the beauty and fragility of natural Alaska, a place where we have our last chance to do things right.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780944197554
  • Publisher: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 8/28/2008
  • Series: Companion Press Series
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 845,086
  • Product dimensions: 10.04 (w) x 9.66 (h) x 0.33 (d)

Meet the Author

Kim Heacox is the award-winning author of several nonfiction books and the novel "Caribou Crossing," His feature articles have appeared in "Audubon," "Travel & Leisure," "Wilderness," "Islands," "Orion," and "National Geographic Traveler," His editorials, written for the "Los Angeles Times," have appeared in many major newspapers across the United States. When not playing the guitar, doing simple carpentry, or writing another novel, he's sea kayaking with Melanie, his wife or watching a winter wren on the woodpile.

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