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A sense of Yosemite

Nancy Robbins

A sense of Yosemite

by Nancy Robbins

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National parks and reserves,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementphotographs and captions by Nancy Robbins ; essays by David Mas Masumoto
    ContributionsMasumoto, David Mas, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF868.Y6 R57 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141 pages
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27226493M
    ISBN 101930238711, 193023872X
    ISBN 109781930238718, 9781930238725
    OCLC/WorldCa935988512

    A Sense Of Yosemite. Regular price $ Sale price $ Sale. Yosemite Coloring Book. Yosemite Coloring Book. Regular price $ Sale price $ Sale. Photographer's Guide To Yosemite. Photographer's Guide To Yosemite. Regular price Sold out Sale price $ Sale. Celestial Yosemite.   A Sense of Place is an architectural and landscape design-guidelines book developed by a team of architects, landscape architects and national park staff for Yosemite Valley, a world-class park area undergoing constant change.. The intent is to inform building and site development and rehabilitation efforts in order to retain a holistic and natural aesthetic .

    My family of 4 (myself, hubbie & 2 teens) will be first time visitors to CA in August for a week. We will be flying into SFO, renting a car to drive to Yosemite then to Monterey & then on to SF before returning home to NC. We will be staying at the Cozy Bear Cottages in Yosemite West for 2 nights. I would appreciate advice on the best book to purchase for planning our time in Yosemite. John Muir was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra .

    A Sense of Yosemite (Book): Robbins, Nancy. There are no comments for this title yet. Yosemite Rising book. Read 32 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It’s been years since the Ahwahnee Indians lived where Yosemite /5.


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This book unites their talents and experiences, drawing readers deep into Yosemite to explore the park’s awe-inspiring landscapes, roaring waterfalls, ancient trees and charismatic wildlife. Through A sense of Yosemite book breathtaking photographs and extensive notes, readers will see the park through the twinkling eyes of an intrepid photographer as she explores her 5/5(7).

This book unites their talents and experiences, drawing readers deep into Yosemite to explore the park’s awe-inspiring landscapes, roaring waterfalls, ancient trees and charismatic wildlife.5/5(3). This book unites their talents and experiences, drawing readers deep into Yosemite to explore the park’s awe-inspiring landscapes, roaring waterfalls, ancient trees and charismatic wildlife.

Through Nancy’s breathtaking photographs and extensive notes, readers will see the park through the twinkling eyes of an intrepid photographer as she explores her Brand: Yosemite Conservancy. This stunning wall calendar features 12 images from her upcoming book, A Sense of Yosemite, including a majestic giant sequoia grove, stately granite icons, a high country vista, flower-bedecked meadow, and more.

The calendar provides ample space for jotting down personal reminders, and includes major holidays and park-related events.5/5(2). A Sense of Yosemite unites their talents and experiences, drawing readers deep into Yosemite to explore the park's awe-inspiring landscapes, roaring waterfalls, ancient trees and charismatic wildlife.

Through Nancy's breathtaking photographs and extensive notes, readers will see the park through the twinkling eyes of an intrepid photographer as she explores her favorite places.

This book unites their talents and experiences, drawing readers deep into Yosemite to explore the park’s awe-inspiring landscapes, roaring waterfalls, ancient trees and charismatic wildlife.

Through Nancy’s breathtaking photographs and extensive notes, readers will see the park through the twinkling eyes of an intrepid photographer as she explores her favorite places.

Its hefty reviews sections evaluate + reviews annually of books, ebooks, audiobooks, videos/DVDs, databases, systems and websites." In yearthis panel selected the following title available from the US Government Printing Office as an AWARD WINNER: Sense of Place: Design Guidelines for Yosemite National : Paperback.

A Sense of Yosemite offers a reverential look at Yosemite National Park by two people whose lives and work literally are rooted in their subject matter. About the Posse Use Our Content. Collection: Books & Maps Search. Submit. A Sense Of Yosemite. A Sense Of Yosemite.

Regular price $ Sale price $ Sale. Ancient Sentinels: The Sequoias of Yosemite National Park. Ancient Sentinels: The Sequoias of Yosemite National Park. Regular price $ Now, some of her photos have been published in a 9 1/2 X 11, page coffee table book titled “A Sense of Yosemite.” The photos in the book include vibrant color, black &.

A Sense of Yosemite, published by the Yosemite Conservancy, creates a lovely portrait of the gem of the Sierra, with words and images. You’ll see the familiar in this book; the meadows and waterfalls, granite cliffs and oak trees, wildlife and wildflowers.

Photographer Nancy Robbins arrived in the Sierra over a decade ago to photograph people in nature. Writer David "Mas" Masumoto draws on his life as an organic fruit farmer in California's Central Valley to explore our connection to the earth.

They intersect in Yosemite National Park, a square-mile granite-sculpted jewel cherished by visitors from around the world. This book. Featuring well-known icons and hidden gems, sweeping vistas and fleeting moments, thought-provoking essays and joyful photographs, A Sense of Yosemite reveals much more than a beautiful landscape.

Join two masters of craft as they meet in these pages to celebrate all they love about Yosemite National : Nancy Robbins; David Mas Masumoto. Muir felt that the livestock in the Yosemite area was destroying the land and helped petition congress to make the area a national park.

In Muir's writings the reader glimpses the pristine beauty of the high country/5(90). ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: pages: color illustrations ; 29 cm: Contents: Photographer's note --A farmer visits Yosemite --Watersheds and waterfalls --Our Yosemite: A sense of place --High country --Light magic --Yosemite through the senses --Yosemite through the seasons --Photographic.

YOSEMITE — The Yosemite Conservancy has a beautiful idea for gift-giving this holiday season — a new coffee table book entitled A Sense of Yosemite. “The remarkable photographs in this book, and the peace and beauty they provide, are a reminder of how extraordinarily lucky we are to have our national parks,” says Sharon Donovan, publicist for Yosemite.

The new book includes photographs arranged in a sequence selected by Adams before he died in The focus of the sequence is Yosemite National Park, where Adams spent a great deal of time. 6 oer Yosemite Fa 5 9 Yosemite aey isitor eter 4 eas itche 3 he hahee 7 am Yosemite Fas ari 1 Yosemite iae ari.

2 0 iae. 1 Mirror ae raihead 1 orth ies amrouds 1 ies amrouds 1 ay ses Mist rai. The Yosemite Valley Visitor Shuttle operates from 7am to 10pm and serves stops in numerical order. Shuttles run daily every 20 to 30 minutes, depend-ing.

Nancy Robbins is the author of A Sense of Yosemite ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews), Gods Madcap ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 0 reviews, published 4/5(7). Besides curses and hauntings, Yosemite has been the location of a fair number of inexplicable disappearances as well.

By far the most oft-discussed and hotly debated mysterious vanishings to have occurred at Yosemite National Park is the disappearance of 14. If you have spent time in Yosemite, only even if just to visit - and been moved by its natural beauty and grandeur I think you’ll find this book delightful.

Muir is one of the beautiful nature writers, ascribing a kind of personification and vivification to the natural world that draws us /5().A Sense of Yosemite does a good job of giving a survey of the park, including at least an image of each major sight, and although the high country (which represents 95% of the park) isn’t very well represented, its most prominent locations and accessible locations are there too.

On the other hand, Robbins shines in capturing the whole range of nature scenes, from spectacular light .The Yosemite reads more like a guide to the national park itself rather than Muir's own thoughts and while there are tales of his wanderings in there, as there are in his other books, in The Yosemite they're few and far between, interspersed with a lot (seriously, a LOT) of detail on the flora of the park, the geology, the geography and the trees/5.