1001 Natural Wonders: You Must See Before You Die
Let Michael Bright take you on an incredible journey to the most spectacular natural wonders in the world. Spanning every continent and ocean on the planet, 1001 Natural Wonders is a compendium of once-in-a-lifetime experiences that you can revist time and time again. These are Mother Nature's most magnificent places, and natural history writer Michael Bright has selected 1001 locations so breathtaking that once seen, you will never forget. Discover more about the most outstanding locations our planet has to offer, many of them now UNESCO World Heritage Sites to preserve them for future generations. Learn about the explosive rumblings of Caribbean volcanoes and the secluded Spansh wetlands, home to the world's few remaining Iberian lynx. Imagine the spectatcular beauty of Australia's fragile reefs, which are ever at the mercy of global warming. Organized by continent and then country, illustrated with stunning photographs from the world's leading photographers, and located on maps, each entry is packed with information on how each natural wonder was created, where to find it, and how to get there, making 1001 Natural Wonders more than just a 'top 1001' list. It is the most detailed and comprehensive guide of its kind.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mariamreza - LibraryThing
This book has some spectacular photos, but most of the 1001 wonders are accompanied by no photo at all. The descriptions of the places read like encyclopaedia entries: very factual with little opinion given; in short, lacking in magic. Worth borrowing rather than buying new. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mariahsidhe - LibraryThing
so many pretty places that I have never heard of. Read full review