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Celebrating Being Outside


We all have a special place we go to get away and enjoy the outdoors and the creatures that live there. These veteran authors discuss why special places are cause for celebration and discovery.


Panelists
Jim Turner

Arizona Historical Society retiree Jim Turner is the author of "Arizona: A Celebration of the Grand Canyon State," "The Mighty Colorado River" and "Crater Lake and Beyond."

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Florence Williams

Florence Williams is a contributing editor at Outside Magazine and a freelance writer for the New York Times, New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, The New York Review of Books, Slate, Mother Jones, High Country News, O-Oprah, W....

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Books:
The Nature Fix: Why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative
Florence Williams
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
W. W. Norton & Company
February 2018
ISBN 9780393355574
$15.95, INSTORE
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Crater Lake and Beyond
Jim Turner
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
Rio Nuevo
March 2017
ISBN 9781940322179
$14.95, INSTORE
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Visit a land where fire and ice combined to create a remarkable landscape, with breathtaking sapphire blue water, primeval moss-covered forests, awesome lava formations, and waterfalls at every bend. More/less




ISBN 9781603587556
$17.95, INSTOCK
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