David Muench's National Parks (Paperback)
Graphic Arts Books, 9780882409085, 232pp.
Publication Date: May 15, 2013
Award-winning photographer David Muench captures the popular and iconic national parks that millions of Americans love and cherish as well as the lesser-known places and wilderness areas where few traveler's venture. Ruth Rudner's moving essays coupled with Muench's visual celebration of these great lands brings to life the landscapes and features of parks. Foreword by Tom Kiernan, President, National Parks Conservation Association. These amazing photographs include Great Smoky Mountains NP, the Grand Canyon NP, Yellowstone NP and Yosemite NP to the more remote parks like Channel Islands NP off the coast of California and Kenai Fjords NP in Alaska plus hundreds of other unique images of the 54 national parks that David Muench has photographed.
About the Author
Ruth Rudner is an outdoor writer, former horse-packing guide, and erstwhile ski bum. Her work has appeared in the Leisure & Arts section of the "Wall Street Journal," in "Wilderness," "Outside, ""Field & Stream," "Parabola," "Arizona Highways," and numerous other publications. Among her ten previously published books are "Windstone," with her husband, David Muench, "A Chorus of Buffalo," "Partings and Other Beginnings," and "Ask Now the Beasts."
Praise For David Muench's National Parks…
“Muench’s international reputation derives from an unflinching embrace of nature’s nuances. He engages the primal landscape across all the human fronts: as thinker, dreamer, seeker, lover, lifelong friend.”