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The national parks : a century of grace

Author: Karla K Morton; Alan Birkelbach; Michael Murphey
Publisher: Fort Worth, Texas : TCU Press, [2020]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English
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"Two Texas Poets Laureate visit each and every US National Park, in the order in which each was designated. The sixty-two parks are illustrated with scores of gorgeous color photographs and accompanied by essential information for readers wishing to visit each iconic site, along with a poem by each author highlighting the awe-inspiring experience presented by these stunning natural wonders"--
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Genre/Form: Nature poetry
Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karla K Morton; Alan Birkelbach; Michael Murphey
ISBN: 9780875657639 087565763X
OCLC Number: 1157901272
Description: pages cm
Contents: 1872: Yellowstone --
1890: Yosemite --
1890: Sequoia --
1899: Mount Rainier --
1902: Crater Lake --
1906: Mesa Verde --
1910: Glacier --
1915: Rocky Mountain --
1916: Lassen Volcanic --
1916: Hawai'i Volcanoes --
1916: Haleakala --
1917: Denali --
1919: Grand Canyon --
1919: Zion --
1919: Acadia --
1921: Hot Springs --
1926: Shenandoah --
1928: Bryce Canyon --
1929: Grand Teton --
1930: Carlsbad Caverns --
1934: Everglades --
1938: Olympic --
1940: Kings Canyon --
1940: Isle Royale --
1941: Mammoth Cave --
1944: Big Bend --
1956: Virgin Islands --
1962: Petrified Forest --
1964: Canyonlands --
1966: Guadalupe Mountains --
1968: North Cascades --
1968: Redwood Forest --
1971: Capitol Reef --
1971: Voyageurs --
1971: Arches --
1978: Theodore Roosevelt --
1978: Badlands --
1980: Channel Islands --
1980: Biscayne --
1980: Katmai --
1980: Glacier Bay --
1980: Gates of the Arctic --
1980: Kenai Fjords --
1980: Kobuk Valley --
1980: Lake Clark --
1980: Wrangell-St. Elias --
1986: Great Basin --
1988: American Samoa --
1992: Dry Tortugas --
1994: Death Valley --
1994: Saguaro --
1994: Joshua Tree --
1999: Black Canyon of the Gunnison --
2000: Cuyahoga Valley --
2003: Congaree --
2004: Great Sand Dunes --
2013: Pinnacles --
2018: Gateway Arch --
2019: Indiana Dunes --
2019: White Sands --
Afterword / by Dave Schlom.
Responsibility: karla k. morton, Alan Birkelbach.

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"Two Texas Poets Laureate visit each and every US National Park, in the order in which each was designated. The sixty-two parks are illustrated with scores of gorgeous color photographs and accompanied by essential information for readers wishing to visit each iconic site, along with a poem by each author highlighting the awe-inspiring experience presented by these stunning natural wonders"--

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