Natural Places of the Gulf Coast from Florida to Texas: A Traveler's Guide to the Culture, Spirit, and Ecology of Scenic Destinations

Natural Places of the Gulf Coast from Florida to Texas: A Traveler's Guide to the Culture, Spirit, and Ecology of Scenic Destinations

by Fraser Bridges
     
 

Essential guides for all who love the outdoors, the "Natural Places" series invites thoughtful travelers to immerse themselves in the particular spirit of an extraordinary landscape. The resonances of a lush canyon or desert plateau come to life as Fraser Bridges describes the local history, native peoples, indigenous flora and fauna, and legends of some of the…  See more details below

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Essential guides for all who love the outdoors, the "Natural Places" series invites thoughtful travelers to immerse themselves in the particular spirit of an extraordinary landscape. The resonances of a lush canyon or desert plateau come to life as Fraser Bridges describes the local history, native peoples, indigenous flora and fauna, and legends of some of the Earth's most beautiful places.

America's southern coast is a well-guarded secret hiding in plain sight between Florida's everglades and Texas's Padre Island National Seashore. This book guides travelers through the region's geography, history, geology, and ecology with maps, hard information, and local lore.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761505709
Publisher:
Crown Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/02/1996
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.94(d)

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