Whitecap Books, 9781552855980, 96pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 2010
The Alamo. Big Bend. Cadillac Ranch. Texas is full of places so unique, they've become part of American legend. Each corner of the state offers sights found nowhere else. In San Antonio, visitors can wander in the 17th-century missions, now in the midst of a cosmopolitan mecca. In Fort Worth, they can relive the days of the Wild West at the Stockyards National Historic District. And in Houston, they can stop at NASA's Mission Control and learn the latest details of space exploration. The nation's top photographers have combined their talents to create Texas. They offer glimpses of the state's tumultuous history, varied cultures and spectacular landscapes.
About the "America" series:
As expansive as America itself, this outstanding series captures outstanding views of panoramic landscapes, brilliant city skylines, and picturesque communities. Each volume focuses on a city or state and features 96 pages and 70 stunning images by internationally renowned photographers, plus descriptive captions.