Publisher description for Heart of a nation : writers and photographers inspired by the American landscape.

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In this wonderful exploration of the American Landscape, 17 distinguished writers and photographers create a vivid, perceptive portrait of our nation's natural beauty. Highlighted by 120 breathtaking images and featuring thoughtful, evocative prose by award-winning authors, Heart of a Nation ranges from Vermont to Alaska, from the Appalachian foothills to the lofty peaks of the Sierra, from the still ponds of our southeastern wetlands to the stormy shores of the Pacific Northwest. It's a magnificent portrait of our majestic land -- and a journey of discovery no reader will ever forget.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
United States -- Description and travel.
United States -- Pictorial works.
Landscape -- United States.
Authors, American -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Photographers -- United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Nature in literature.
Nature photography -- United States -- Anecdotes.