Nerd Alert

I’m probably late to the party with this news, but an announcement for Ken Burns’ new book The National Parks: America’s Best Idea alerted me to the companion PBS series. Six nights of rangers, parkitechture, and brown signage–what could be better? A coffee table book, that’s what. The tome will be available September 8.

A preview of the series is below; more details are here. It starts September 27.–David E