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Transports armchair travellers to the far reaches of the globe to see, up-close, some of the most outstanding natural wonders and manmade structures and monuments in the world. This title features images that spotlight instantly recognizable monuments such as The Great Pyramid of Giza, The Statue of Liberty, Mt Rushmore, and Stonehenge.
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This addition to White Star's bestselling "CubeBook" series transports armchair travellers to the far reaches of the globe to see, up-close, some of the most outstanding natural wonders and manmade structures and monuments in the world. These superb images - showcased in the appealing, tactile "CubeBook" format - spotlight instantly recognizable monuments such as The Great Pyramid of Giza, The Statue of Liberty, Mt. Rushmore, and Stonehenge, as well as introducing us to less iconic but equally remarkable structures such as The Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, The Porcelain Tower of Nanjing, and The Throne Hall of Persepolis, in addition to highlighting some of humankind's most exceptional engineering and architectural achievements such as The Golden Gate Bridge and The Taj Mahal.These colour-drenched images also bring to life the incomparable beauty and diversity of such natural phenomena as the Belize Barrier Reef, Mount Fuji, Victoria Falls, and The Grand Canyon. The photographs linger on each landscape, depicting the unique qualities that make each of these places a true wonder.Throughout the book, informative captions tell readers the story behind each of these precious world resources. Conservationists, nature lovers, fine photography aficionados, and armchair travellers alike will appreciate the superb photography of this welcome addition to the "CubeBook" series About the Author:
Valeria Manferto De Fabianis is an avid travel and nature enthusiast and has published many books that combine these subjects with her passion for photography. In 1984 she and Marcello Bertinetti founded White Star Publishers, of which she is now the editorial director.
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Book Description White Star, 2010. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # A612B9788854403819
Book Description White Star Publishers, 2010. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M8854403814
Book Description White Star Publishers, 2010. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P118854403814