Greatest Photographs of the American West

Greatest Photographs of the American West

Capturing 125 Years of Majesty, Spirit, and Adventure

Book - 2012
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"The American West exists in the imagination as a place both mythical and familiar, where adventurous men and women built sturdy lives in a dramatic setting of sprawling, rugged lands. Drawing from an incredible trove of photographs that span more than a century, Greatest Photographs of the American West captures the beauty, majesty, and allure of the Wild West and its stunning terrain, while exploring the emotional and cultural impact of this captivating place"--Back cover.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2012
ISBN: 9781426209567
Characteristics: 303 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: American West


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Jan 19, 2013

Breathtaking, stunning photography of the American West, taken from the archives of the National Geographic from its earliest days to the present. The history, culture, and spectacular landscape are all on display throughout the book. A must have for anyone with an appreciation of the West.


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