Atlas of Yellowstone

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Univ of California Press, Apr 23, 2012 - History - 274 pages
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Atlas of Yellowstone shows that good things happen when top-notch cartography, tasteful design, solid research, and compelling geography come together. The atlas will delight professional and armchair readers alike. Its treasure trove of maps explore wide-ranging topics—from geology to wildlife to people and the land. Better still, these well-orchestrated elements reveal a bigger idea: the place we call the Greater Yellowstone.” —Tom Patterson, former president, North American Cartographic Information Society

“An extremely attractive, first-rate volume that is sure to become a fundamental resource for scholars and anyone who loves Yellowstone.”—Richard Marston, Kansas State University

"While much has been written on the Yellowstone region, nothing compares to this volume in scope or presentation. This will become the standard reference and starting point for anyone interested in the history of Yellowstone."—Anthony Barnosky, author of Heatstroke: Nature in an Age of Global Warming
 

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User Review  - imsodion - LibraryThing

The Atlas of Yellowstone is a masterpiece, written in accessible language for the non-academic; I read it cover-to-cover. Magnificent graphics illustrate the history, geography, flora, fauna ... Read full review

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User Review  - setnahkt - LibraryThing

A coffee-table book covering “Greater Yellowstone” (the park, Grand Teton National park, and the surrounding counties of Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming). The first two thirds are various thematic maps ... Read full review

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W. Andrew Marcus is Professor in the Department of Geography at the University of Oregon. James E. Meacham is Senior Research Associate and InfoGraphics Lab Director in the Department of Geography at the University of Oregon. Ann W. Rodman is GIS Specialist at Yellowstone National Park. Alethea Y. Steingisser is Cartographic Production Manager in the Department of Geography at the University of Oregon.

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