A Fragile Beauty.
Photographs by Thomas Bachand. Introduction by Dr. Charles Goldman.
Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2008. 176 pp., 75 color illustrations., 10¾x9¼".
Lake Tahoe is revealed through images of both the majestic landscape and
our interactions with the natural world. Thomas Bachand's stunning
photography captures the allure and fragility of this beloved leisure
destination, documenting this beautiful, yet, changing environment.
With an introduction by the preeminent Tahoe research scientist Dr.
Charles Goldman, poetry by former US Poet Laureate and 2008 Pulitzer
Prize winner Robert Hass, and historical content by literary icon Mark
Twain and 19th Century photographer Carleton Watkins, this important
work examines Tahoe as a microcosm of the environmental challenges
confronting our time.
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