Washington: The Spirit of the Land
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Washington: The Spirit of the Land

by Lynda V. Mapes
     
 

Washington, The Spirit of the Land new lower retail of $19.95. 9x12, 144 pages, hardback with jacket, 112 stunning color photos. This book covers every corner of eth Evergreen State. All of Washington's many well-known natural sites are included North Cascades National Park, Puget Sound, Mt. Rainier, the San Juan Islands, and Olympic Peninsula. It also portrays

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Washington, The Spirit of the Land new lower retail of $19.95. 9x12, 144 pages, hardback with jacket, 112 stunning color photos. This book covers every corner of eth Evergreen State. All of Washington's many well-known natural sites are included North Cascades National Park, Puget Sound, Mt. Rainier, the San Juan Islands, and Olympic Peninsula. It also portrays lesser-known regions: rolling hills of Palouse Country, Oregon White Oak in Klickitat Wildlife Area, Colville Nat'l Forest, and Pacific Coast pay tribute to this spectacular state. Fascinating facts from fields of nature and human history in essays that accompany gorgeous photographs of the states natural wonders.

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Text and color photographs capture the spirit of the land and pay tribute to the state of Washington. Mapes (award-winning reporter for the ) portrays both the well-known and lesser-known regions in every corner of the state from the brilliant gold of a virtual sea of western larches in the Colville National Forest to the panoramic expanse of the Cascades to the smooth stones of the Pacific coast. In five essays, she presents fascinating facts from the fields of natural and human history. Lacks an index. Oversize: 9.5x12<">. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780896580138
Publisher:
Voyageur Press
Publication date:
09/18/2002
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 12.00(h) x 0.69(d)

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