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Americas Wilderness: The Photographs of Ansel Adams 
 
  
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Hardcover 
128 pages 
Courage Books 
Published 2002 
  
From Library Journal 
  
This is the noted photographer's last book project, begun two years before his death in 1984 at the suggestion of his friend, Wilderness Society president William Turnage. The straightforward design takes pertinent quotations from Adams's writings on wilderness conservation and interleaves them with informal subject groupings of photographs: Yosemite, ocean beaches, Yellowstone, Hawaii, trees, plants, and flowers. Turnage's warm introduction helps readers grasp in concrete terms the early shaping of Adams's commitment to nature conservation, his prodigious output and accomplishments, his visual legacy, and the success of his mission, spanning six decades, to preserve America's wild places. The quality of the large reproductions, from prints prepared by Adams's associate John Sexton, could not be finer. Recommended for photography, geography, and environmental science collections. BOMC selection. 
  
- Kathleen Collins, Great Barrington, Mass. 
  
Copyright 1990 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.  
  
 
  
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Evocative photographs of such breathtaking sights as Grand Canyon National Park, Kings River Canyon, and Yellowstone National Park are paired with quotes from a noted naturalist in this tribute to America's national parks. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.  
  
 
  
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The Photographs of Ansel Adams with the Writings of John Muir  
  
 
  
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Ansel Adams whose landmark early photographs of wild America, originally taken for the Works Progress Administration, fill the pages of this splendid volume. Adams' breathtaking images are accompanied by excerpts from the writings of Sierra Club founder John Muir, the renowned conservationist who devoted his life to celebrating and preserving the American wilderness.
 
  
 
  

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Portfolios of Ansel Adams 
  
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Ansel Adams: Classic Images Essays 
  
Ansel Adams
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Examples: The Making of 40 Photographs 
  
Ansel Adams
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Ansel Adams: Our National Parks 
  
Ansel Adams
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Ansel Adams: Miniature Art Book 
  
Ansel Adams
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Yosemite and the High Sierra 
  
Ansel Adams
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Thirty Postcards 
  
Ansel Adams
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Yosemite 
  
Ansel Adams
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The Print 
  
Ansel Adams
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The Negative 
  
Ansel Adams
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The Camera 
  
Ansel Adams
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Ansel Adams: The National Park Service Photographs 
  
Ansel Adams
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California: With Classic California Writings 
  
Ansel Adams
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Ansel Adams Address Book 
  
Ansel Adams
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Ansel Adams 2004 Wall Calendar 
  
Ansel Adams
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The Camera (New Ansel Adams Photography Series, Book 1) 
  
Ansel Adams; & Robert Baker
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Ansel Adams in Color 
  
Ansel Adams; & Harry Callahan
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America's Wilderness: The Photographs of Ansel Adams With the Writings of John Muir 
  
Ansel Adams; & John Muir (Contributor)
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The Grand Canyon and the Southwest 
  
Ansel Adams; & Andrea Stillman
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Ansel Adams at 100: A Postcard Folio Book 
  
Ansel Adams; & John Szarkowski
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Ansel Adams at 100 
  
Ansel Adams; & John Szarkowski
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Ansel Adams At 100 
  
Ansel Adams; & John Szarkowski
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Sierra Nevada: The John Muir Trail 
  
Ansel Adams (Photographer); & William A. Turnage
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Ansel Adams: A Biography 
  
Mary Street Alinder
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Ansel Adams: America's Photographer 
  
Beverly Gherman
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Americas Wilderness: The Photographs of Ansel Adams 
  
John Muir; Elaine M. Bucher; & Ansel Adams (Photographer)
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Elusive Truth: Four Photographers at Manzanar 
  
Gerald H. Robinson
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An Ansel Adams Guide: Basic Techniques of Photography, Book Two 
  
John P. Schaefer
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Ansel Adams Guide, The: Basic Techniques of Photograph,book One, Revised Edition (Paperbk 
  
John P. Schaefer
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An Ansel Adams Guide: Basic Techniques of Photography (Book One) 
  
John Paul Schaefer
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Ansel Adams: Letters 1916-1984 
  
M. Andrea Stillman
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