Great Lodges of the National Parks: The Companion Book to the PBS Television Series
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Great Lodges of the National Parks: The Companion Book to the PBS Television Series

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Stand amid soaring Douglas fir in the great hall of Glacier Park Lodge or sit in the setting sun and gaze into the Grand Canyon at El Tovar. This beautiful gift book will transport you to the majestic lodges of our national parks to relive the glory of past vacations or plan adventures anew. This book and the PBS television series of the same title (to air in spring 2002)...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published March 12th 2002 by W.W. West Inc.
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Sheryl Tribble
This is a beautiful book, but if you've seen the series, it doesn't offer a lot of new information. I guess I wanted more of a companion book, where the fact that it's written means you get a different kind of approach and thus different information (the Frontier House book works that way, IMHO). While the writing itself is fine, I don't like the way this book is organized. The lodges are presented roughly by the date their park was established -- Yellowstone first, then Yosemite, etc. -- except...more
Kelly
This book features amazing photos of the Great Lodges along with brief histories of the parks, locations, and lodges themselves. Wonderful illustrations and blue-print depictions are also included. Great gift idea! Will make you long for more travel time!
Denise
I enjoy this book... I enjoy the styles of the Lodges and the national parks. This is a great coffee table book also good to refer to national parks.
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