From The Field

From The Field

A Collection Of Writings From National Geographic

Book - 1997
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A selection of articles and other writings from the one-hundred-year history of National Geographic includes contributions by Theodore Roosevelt, Charles Lindbergh, Joseph Conrad, Amelia Earhart, Jane Goodall, and Sir Edmund Hillary

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Figures such as Alexander Graham Bell, Theodore Roosevelt, Archibald MacLeish, and Charles Lindbergh share the same pages with Joseph Conrad, Jane Goodhall, Amelia Earhart, Maya Angelou and others in this wide-ranging selection of writings from the Society's archives, offering eloquent proof that although a picture may indeed be worth a thousand words, a well-turned phrase has a magic all its own. Chronicles 100 years of discovery and includes a capsule history of the National Geographic itself. No index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: 1997 Washington, DC National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9780792270126
Characteristics: 444p
Additional Contributors: McCarry, Charles


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Jane60201 Feb 19, 2014

A varied collection of stories from all over the world. It is the text of National Geographic articles without the pictures. The quality of the writing is such that you don't actually miss the pictures.

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