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Arizona�s 20 nationwide parks and monuments rejoice the traditional wonders and wealthy background of Arizona, preserved in the course of the efforts of numerous electorate and the yank Antiquities Act of 1906. Aggressively carried out via 8 US presidents, this laws allows the president to unilaterally proclaim websites as nationwide monuments with out congressional motion. The Antiquities Act was once utilized in Arizona 23 occasions, extra so than the other country within the union. utilizing greater than 2 hundred historic images, a lot of that have by no means been released, this booklet includes the tales of the construction of every of Arizona�s nationwide parks and monuments, emphasizing the significance of the panorama and cultural historical past to Arizona�s identity.

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