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By Gary Griggs,Deepika Shrestha Ross,Kenneth Adelman,Gabrielle Adelman

due to the California Coastal documents undertaking, the brainchild of Kenneth and Gabrielle Adelman, we have now an aerial photographic checklist of the total beach, from the redwood forests close to the Oregon border to the urbanized coastline of San Diego Bay. California Coast from the Air positive aspects one hundred fifty of the simplest images from this scientifically invaluable but actually inventive selection of greater than 80,000 photos. Steep coastal cliffs steadily sliding into the sea, an remoted sandy seashore that can not be reached by way of highway, or sand dunes marching inland less than the strength of the wind are only the various scenes portrayed within the book’s images. Oceanographer Gary Griggs and architect Deepika Shrestha Ross offer insightful captions, describing the ordinary beneficial properties, their adjustments over the years, and human efforts to tame them. the pictures are geared up via county, from north to south, and shaded-relief maps find good points defined within the text.

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