Canyon Country: A Photographic Journey

Canyon Country: A Photographic Journey

by John Annerino




Explore the ancient realm and mysterious secrets hidden within the forbidden depths of Canyon Country.Renowned photographer and author John Annerino leads you on a riveting journey into the harsh, extraordinarily beautiful territory that is Canyon Country. Stunning photographs and fascinating commentary about such places as Canyonlands, Arches, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, and Zion Canyon National Parks; Glen Canyon National Recreation Area; Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, and countless other sites accompany Annerino's exploration of the natural and cultural history of the region.
With suspenseful storytelling and dramatic historical detail, Annerino tells of the doomed expeditions of early American pioneers, gold seekers, and uranium hunters; pays homage to the region's natural and spiritual significance to its Native American inhabitants; and recounts his personal explorations into the canyons. Canyon Country leaves a lasting impression of this awe-inspiring region, a place that has been the inspiration for centuries of myths and legends. Full-color throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780881506617
Publisher: Countryman Press, The
Publication date: 09/20/2005
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 10.80(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

John Annerino's photography has been published in Life, Time, Newsweek, the New York Times, and many other publications. He is also the author and photographer of the Countryman titles Grand Canyon Wild, The Photographer's Guide to the Grand Canyon, and The Photographer's Guide to Canyon Country. He lives in Tucson, Arizona.

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