Publisher: Graphic Arts Center Pub Co; First edition. edition (August 1980)
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Few locations on the planet excite one's senses with rather a lot attractiveness, kind, and distinction because the Monterey-Big Sur Coast of California. Lush, moss-hung forests and wind-polished dunes; quiet tidepools, sunny shores, white waves crashing on rock headlands; the darkish, rugged Santa Lucias plunging immediately into the ocean -- these kind of suffer. however the groups they harbor by no means stop to alter. The region's Spanish roots, abundantly obvious in position names and gracious outdated adobes, were grafted with a succession of later cultures -- chinese language, jap, Portuguese, Sicilian, Basque, and continually the lively blessing/threat of progress-minded Americans.
For approximately 40 years, Crouch explored this strip of coast and realized its lore, recording it on movie and reminiscence. Now, with infrequent artistry and affection, he stocks his intimate view of a such a lot outstanding position.
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