These pictures were made by a man in Magee, MS where the eye of the storm passed thru- what an experience. Magee is 150 miles North of Waveland, Mississippi where the Hurricane made landfall. The dance with Katrina, part of her beauty as she left destruction on her exit. They are remarkably dramatic...
Blakiston. Thomas W. FIVE MONTHS ON THE YANG-TSZE; WITH A NARRATIVE OF THE EXPLORATION OF ITS UPPER WATERS, AND NOTICES OF THE PRESENT REBELLIONS IN CHINA. Lon. 1862. b/w plates, folding maps. xiv, (2), 380 pp. Blakiston was an English explorer who traveled in Canada, China and Japan, making several important discoveries in natural history. On this Chinese expedition he went 900 miles further up the Yang Tsze than any westerner before him.
Urquhart tagged Monarchs Don Davis The Discovery Story; Dr. Fred Urquhart On May 6th 1998, Fred and Norah Urquhart were jointly appointed to the Order of Canada. They were credited with “one of the greatest natural history discoveries of our time.” “I do not know of any species of insect that has aroused a greater interest among the populace in many parts of the world than the monarch butterfly...Read More:
"In 1960, undeniable proof of Vikings in North America came to light at L’Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland, Canada. Several Norse Viking pieces and clear Icelandic- style house foundations gave proof positive that Vikings had indeed landed, and briefly settled, in North America 500 years before Columbus."
Travels Through North & South Carolina, Georgia, East & West Florida, the Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges, or Creek Confederacy, and the Country of the Chactaws; Containing An Account of the Soil and Natural Productions of Those Regions, Together with Observations on the Manners of the Indians. Embellished with Copper-Plates by Bartram, William, 1739-1823. This complete electronic edition includes detailed maps and botanical drawings of local flora.