The national parks America's best idea : : an illustrated history

Title The national parks America's best idea : : an illustrated history
Names Duncan, Dayton.
Burns, Ken.
Book Number DB069796
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Companion to Ken Burns's PBS documentary outlines the history of the U.S. national park system. Discusses preservationists including Theodore Roosevelt, John Muir, and Ansel Adams and the visions and political battles that evolved as the park system grew. Includes interviews with Native Americans, writers, and park rangers. Bestseller. 2009.
Narrator Carpenter, Steven.
Local Subject Sciences - SCI
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Science - Nature - NAT
Short Book - SH
Man & Nature - ADVM
Science - Environment & Ecology - ENV
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
Audience Notes Bestseller.
Male narrator.
LC Subject Interviews - United States
National parks and reserves - United States - History
Nature conservation - United States - History
United States - History, Local
Call Number 333.7830973 AFI
Language English
Released 2009
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2009 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. 9780307268969
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