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By Donna,George Hartz

ISBN-10: 1467130427

ISBN-13: 9781467130424

ISBN-10: 1531675204

ISBN-13: 9781531675202

Arizona�s 20 nationwide parks and monuments rejoice the average wonders and wealthy background of Arizona, preserved throughout the efforts of numerous electorate and the yankee Antiquities Act of 1906. Aggressively applied by means of 8 US presidents, this laws allows the president to unilaterally proclaim websites as nationwide monuments with no congressional motion. The Antiquities Act used to be utilized in Arizona 23 occasions, extra so than the other nation within the union. utilizing greater than two hundred ancient images, a lot of that have by no means been released, this booklet includes the tales of the production of every of Arizona�s nationwide parks and monuments, emphasizing the significance of the panorama and cultural background to Arizona�s identity.

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