By David Carle
Traveling principally outdoor of towns, clear of well-beaten vacationer tracks, the authors pass Japan, Korea, China, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Greece, Sicily, Spain, Portugal, the Azores Islands, and the United States—from Chesapeake Bay to San Francisco Bay. The tales they assemble offer stark contrasts in addition to reaffirming similarities throughout different cultures. Generously illustrated with maps and pictures, Traveling the thirty eighth Parallel files devastating environmental losses but in addition inspiring earnings made during the efforts of committed contributors operating opposed to the percentages to guard those fragile places.
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