Portrait of Guam U.S.A., Vol II
By Unpingco, Bert
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The second in a series of hardback pictorial books about Guam by Norbert “Bert” Unpingco, known as “Mr. Guam Tourism.” This book, A Tropical Resort Island Paradise, is Unpingco’s continued effort to carry out his vision with 224 pages and 450 photographs that illustrate the island’s natural beauty, as well as the people’s love and respect for the land and their ancestors. Edited by Diones B. Guevara, with photography by Victor Consaga and Junior Rios “JR” Manuel.
Binding: Hard Cover - 224 pages
Publisher: Guahan Resources Unlimited
Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions (w x h x d): 9.25" x 12.25" x 1"
Weight: 57.92 oz.
About the Author
Norbert (Bert) Reyes Unpingco is known in Guam and in North Alabama as "Mr. Tourism," having served as the first Managing Director of Alabama Mountain Lakes Association (6 years) and Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) (12 years). During his tenure, he initiated new and innovative ideas that won local and national approval. He was awarded the prestigious national Discover American Award in 1970 for Alabama, and again in 1979 for Guam, U.S.A. Unpingco was also featured in 1978's Who's Who of America. In 2008, he was officially recognized by the GVB, the Guam Economic Development Authority (GEDA) and the 29th Guam Legislature for Lifetime Excellence in Tourism and was dubbed, "Mr. Guam Tourism."