by Christine Barnes
published by Farcountry Press
produced by WW West, Inc.
- This book tells the story of an architectural treasure placed in the midst of a great wonder of nature. Native Americans, Spanish explorers, railroad barons, talented architects, and two American presidents are all part of the 110 year history of El Tovar Hotel and Grand Canyon National Park.
64 pages, 7 1/4, 9 b/w photos, 45 color photos, 1 illustrations, 56 hardcovers per case
ISBN 10: 965392430
ISBN 13: 9780965392433
|Christine Barnes has written numerous books on historic lodges in the U.S. and Canadian national parks. She was the senior consultant and historian for the PBS television series based on her books, Great Lodges of the National Parks, Great Lodges of the National Parks Volume II, and Great Lodges of the Canadian Rockies. Barnes is a two-time winner of the Benjamin Franklin Award for best history book. A former newspaper editor, she is a graduate of Northwestern University.|