Crossroads of the Natural World
"Exploring North Carolina with Tom Earnhardt," by Tom Earnhardt, foreword by William G. Ross Jr. In this richly illustrated love letter to the wild places and natural wonders of North Carolina, Tom Earnhardt, writer and host of UNC-TV's "Exploring North Carolina" and lifelong conservationist, seamlessly ties deep geological time and forgotten species from our distant past to the unparalleled biodiversity of today. Highlighting the ways in which the state is a unique ecological crossroads, Earnhardt's research, insightful writing, and stunning photography will both teach and inspire. 328 pages, 128 color photos, $35. Also available as an e-book.
University of North Carolina Press
Chapel Hill, NC
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