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Image for Abraham Lincoln's Journey To Greatness

Abraham Lincoln's Journey To Greatness

By: National Park Service (U S )

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Government Printing Office: February 2011

Seller ID: 8235

ISBN: 0160877857

Condition: New


This small book, 59 pages in all, showcases Abraham Lincoln's journey as a young man to his political career in Congress, as a lawyer, through his presidential years. Highlights of this book include excerpts from many of Lincoln's speeches, events surrounding The Inaugural Train Ride that included more than 83 cities and towns in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Maryland. It also covers history of the Civil War era, the emancipation proclamation and the abolishment of slavery --"the most momentous era in American history" - it defined who we are as a nation,... View more info

The Art of Cartographics: Designing the Modern Map

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Goodman: April 2018

Seller ID: 17719

ISBN: 0233005188

Condition: New


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Pictured Rocks (Gallery Edition): From Land and Sea

By: Blacklock, Craig

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Blacklock Nature Photography: April 2012

Seller ID: 18638

ISBN: 1892472279

Condition: New


Michigan's Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is the jewel of Lake Superior's South Shore. Every year, over 70,000 people take the cruise boats to view the towering, mineral-stained sandstone cliffs that give the park its name. Pictured Rocks is beginning to draw international tourism, and this photo book easily fits into a suitcase and is inexpensive to mail. View more info

Image for Albemarle: A Story of Landscape and American Identity

Albemarle: A Story of Landscape and American Identity

By: Avery Chenoweth

Price: $32.95

Publisher: University of Virginia Press: December 2003

Seller ID: 17943

ISBN: 0974270709

Condition: New


In "Albemarle, " photographer Robert Llewellyn and writer Avery Chenoweth explore how the landscape of Albemarle County, where the Virginia piedmont meets the Blue Ridge Mountains, and its people have helped create an American sense of identity.Complemented by Llewellyn's luxurious color photography, the narrative rolls back 15,000 years to the first signs of human habitation, continues through the Colonial period, and arrives in the modern era. The story traces the evolving culture of landscape as it has been played out in the lives of historic figures, from the Monacans to the Moderns,... View more info

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In a Sunburned Country

By: Bill Bryson

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Broadway: June 2000

Seller ID: 17999

ISBN: 0767903854

Condition: New


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Image for Alaska: A Visual Tour of America's Great Land

Alaska: A Visual Tour of America's Great Land

By: Bob Devine

Price: $27.95

Publisher: National Geographic: June 2014

Seller ID: 17276

ISBN: 1426213395

Condition: New


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Image for Route 66: Ghost Towns and Roadside Relics

Route 66: Ghost Towns and Roadside Relics

By: Bruce Wexler

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Chartwell Books: June 2016

Seller ID: 17824

ISBN: 0785833099

Condition: New


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Image for Time and Tide in Acadia: Seasons on Mount Desert Island

Time and Tide in Acadia: Seasons on Mount Desert Island

By: Christopher Camuto

Price: $12.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: May 2009

Seller ID: 17836

ISBN: 0393060675

Condition: New


Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park have been described as the climax of the coast of Maine. Millions are drawn every year to the stunning beauty of this rocky landscape of spruce-fir forest and granite islands. Some, like nature writer Christopher Camuto, never stop coming back. In Time and Tide in Acadia the author draws on years of walking Mount Desert s summits and shorelines, canoeing its marshes, kayaking its tidal waters, and visiting its outer islands. To this task Camuto brings an appetite for observing wildlife and landscape with considerable originality, a regard for histor... View more info

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Yellowstone: A Journey Through America's Wild Heart

By: David Quammen

Price: $17.95

Publisher: National Geographic: August 2016

Seller ID: 18618

ISBN: 1426217544

Condition: New


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Image for Great City Maps: A Historical Journey Through Maps, Plans, and Paintings

Great City Maps: A Historical Journey Through Maps, Plans, and Paintings

By: DK

Price: $24.95

Publisher: DK: September 2016

Seller ID: 18596

ISBN: 146545358X

Condition: New


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Here Is New York

By: E B White

Price: $11.95

Publisher: The Little Bookroom: January 1999

Seller ID: 16584

ISBN: 1892145022

Condition: New


Perceptive, funny, and nostalgic, E.B. White's stroll around Manhattan remains the quintessential love letter to the city, written by one of America's foremost literary figures. "The New York Times" has named "Here is New York" one of the ten best books ever written about the metropolis, and "The New Yorker" calls it "the wittiest essay, and one of the most perceptive, ever done on the city. View more info

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The Longest Line on the Map: The United States, the Pan-American Highway, and the Quest to Link the Americas

By: Eric Rutkow

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Scribner: January 2019

Seller ID: 18419

ISBN: 1501103903

Condition: New


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Image for The Geography of Genius: A Search for the World's Most Creative Places from Ancient Athens to Silicon Valley

The Geography of Genius: A Search for the World's Most Creative Places from Ancient Athens to Silicon Valley

By: Eric Weiner

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: January 2016

Seller ID: 17096

ISBN: 1451691653

Condition: New


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America's National Parks (Sassi Travel)

By: Ester Tomé

Price: $33.20

Publisher: Chartwell Books: September 2018

Seller ID: 16435

ISBN: 0785836276

Condition: New


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Image for New York: The Photo Atlas An Aerial Tour of All Five Boroughs and More

New York: The Photo Atlas An Aerial Tour of All Five Boroughs and More

By: Getmapping

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Harper Collins: September 2004

Seller ID: 18598

ISBN: 0060594993

Condition: New


For those who think they know the streets of New York City like the back of their hand, think again. For those who don't know how to get around Gotham, here's a chance to get to know the city in all its glory. New York: The Photo Atlas combines exquisite aerial photography and de-tailed street atlas maps to provide a truly unique perspective of the city -- high above the concrete. The breadth of the area covered is stunning: All five boroughs are included, as well as several New York and New Jersey suburbs. Trace your bike route, find your apartment building, or take in the sights without l... View more info

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Wonders of the World (Sassi Travel)

By: Irena Trevisan

Price: $28.45

Publisher: Chartwell Books: September 2018

Seller ID: 16443

ISBN: 0785836284

Condition: New


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Pagan Light: Dreams of Freedom and Beauty in Capri

By: Jamie James

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: March 2019

Seller ID: 18344

ISBN: 0374142769

Condition: New


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Image for Weird Massachusetts: Your Travel Guide to Massachusetts' Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

Weird Massachusetts: Your Travel Guide to Massachusetts' Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

By: Jeff Belanger

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Sterling: May 2008

Seller ID: 18637

ISBN: 140275437X

Condition: New


Massachusetts and weird: not too much of a stretch, some would say. But we dug a little deeper and found all kinds of local legends, bizarre beasts, surprising cemeteries, and uncovered the best kept secrets from all over the Bay State. Our state certainly celebrates more than just tea parties, the Red Sox and Patriots; folks from Massachusetts cherish their weird history too. Our brave and valiant author, Jeff Belanger, toured the state with camera and notepad in hand as he waded through cranberry bogs and trudged up the Berkshires to uncover the state's odd and offbeat. If it's unusual or un... View more info

Image for Hollywood: Photos and Stories from Foreverland

Hollywood: Photos and Stories from Foreverland

By: Keegan Allen

Price: $14.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: April 2018

Seller ID: 19120

ISBN: 1250086027

Condition: New


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National Geographic The National Parks: An Illustrated History

By: Kim Heacox

Price: $22.95

Publisher: National Geographic: October 2015

Seller ID: 19218

ISBN: 1426215592

Condition: Used - Like New


Book itself is in new, unread condition except for small remainder mark. No dustjacket. View more info