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Before They're Gone

A Family's Year-Long Quest to Explore America's Most Endangered National Parks

Before They're Gone( )
Author: Lanza, Michael
Publication Date:Jun 2013
Publisher:Beacon Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $19.99
Book Description:

A longtime backpacker, climber, and skier, Michael Lanza knows our national parks like the back of his hand. As a father, he hopes to share these special places with his two young children. But he has seen firsthand the changes wrought by the warming climate and understands what lies ahead: Alaska's tidewater glaciers are rapidly retreating, and the abundant sea life in their shadow departs with them. Encroaching tides threaten beloved wilderness coasts like Washington's Olympic and...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Science / Environmental Science
Science / Global Warming & Climate Change
Family & Relationships / Activities
Travel / Special Interest / Adventure
Travel / Parks & Campgrounds
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.97 x 21.59 x 1.524 cm
Book Weight:0.264 Kilograms

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