A Review of Crown Jewel Wilderness by Lauren Danner

About Crown Jewel Wilderness by Lauren Danner Have you ever wondered how your favorite national parks came to be? Specifically, do you know what forces were in play when the boundary of your favorite national park was formed? In her new book, author Lauren Danner takes these questions as they apply to one of her favorite parks. She spent countless hours researching, interviewing stakeholders, and exploring North Cascades National Park. In the end, she weaves together a chronological story about the exploration, protection, and management of the parkland. However, it goes well beyond a research paper to share fascinating stories...

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