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By Peter Goin,Peter Friederici

In Glen Canyon waters rose, inundating petroglyphs and developing Lake Powell. Now the Colorado River basin is experiencing the longest dry spell in glossy history—one that indicates alarming symptoms of turning into the hot normal.


In A New kind of Beauty photographer Peter Goin and author Peter Friederici take on technological know-how from the perspective of artwork, making a lyrical exploration in phrases and pictures, environment Glen Canyon and Lake Powell because the indispensable instance of the demanding situations of perceiving position in a brand new period of radical swap. via evocative images and large reporting, the 2 record their visits to the canyon state over a span of a long time. through motorboat and kayak, they've got ventured into distant corners of the once-huge reservoir to pursue profound questions: what's this position? How can we see it? what is going to it become?


Goin’s full-color pictures are equipped in 3 galleries—Flora and Fauna, Artifacts, and coffee Water—interspersed with 3 essays via Friederici, and an epilogue gallery on hearth. The e-book comprises foldout pictures, which enable readers to completely see Lake Powell at excessive water and occasional water points

Contemplating humanity’s position on the earth it truly is growing, Goin and Friederici ask if the uncertainties inherent in Glen Canyon bring in an unpredictable new destiny for each position. They problem us to question how we glance on the international, how we are living in it, and what the long run will be.

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