The United States of America by Taschen Publishing is a state-by-state tour of the United States over the past 100 years. Following on from the critically acclaimed National Geographic: Around the World in 125 Years, the volume brings together more than 700 captivating images from the magazine’s illustrious archives to chart a century of change and growth from Alabama to Wyoming.
Travel through time and across the country with this state by state book with remarkable images bringing a vivid account of a vast, evolving, and diverse country, from breathtaking landscapes to advancing industry, evocative rural life to burgeoning towns and cities. We travel from the ski slopes of Colorado to the jazz bars of New Orleans, from the luxurious Hollywood Hills to a barbershop in Kentucky, and from Manhattan’s Chinatown to a river baptism in Mississippi. With an introductory essay by photography editor David Walker, as well as prefaces to each state section and fascinating storytelling captions, this book of America celebrates not only the world’s greatest photography magazine but also the people, history, and beauty of the United States in all its kaleidoscopic glory.
- Jeff Klein, Joe Yogerst, David Walker, Reuel Golden
- 2 vols. in slipcase
- 11.0 x 15.4 in.
- 964 pages