75 book ideas for Christmas, for everyone on your list (and we mean everyone) – Globe and Mail, December 6, 2014
Globe and Mail, December 6, 2014
Beautiful Destruction is on the Globe and Mail’s 2014 Christmas list of recommended books.
Under photography books (“For the shutterbug”)
Beautiful Destruction, by Louis Helbig (Rocky Mountain Books, 304 pages, $75) Over 200 aerial photographs of the Alberta tar sands showcasing the environmental impact, along with a series of essays from thinkers as diverse as Ezra Levant and Elizabeth May, allow for an exploration of a hugely polarizing issue.
It is the only Canadian book (with a Canadian author and a Canadian publisher) in the photo book recommendations.