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The Alps, Europe's Mountain Heart

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  • Publication Year: 2002

The Alps, Europe’s Mountain Heart (Ann Harbor: University of Michigan Press; $39.50), by longtime AAC members Nicholas and Nina Shoumatoff, is an “unusual synthesis” of wide ranging scholarship about all aspects of the Alps, unified by the authors’ deep understanding of the interdependence between and within the natural and cultural realms.

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