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The National Geographic Society: 100 Years of Adventure & Discovery
     

The National Geographic Society: 100 Years of Adventure & Discovery

by C. D. B. Bryan
 

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Novelist C.D.B. Bryan's storytelling approach brings the background of National Geographic Society to life in this celebratory volume.

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Novelist C.D.B. Bryan's storytelling approach brings the background of National Geographic Society to life in this celebratory volume.

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Library Journal
Bryan's photo-rich (285 color, 140 b&w) portrait of the National Geographic Society mixes history and the natural sciences. Chapters cover such subjects as the conquering of the North and South poles, war and conflict, outer space, and conservation. With ample text and simply stunning photographs, this volume will still "attract a wide audience from scholars to laypersons" (LJ 12/87). Essential for most libraries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810982192
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/2001
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
9.48(w) x 11.86(h) x 1.47(d)

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