National Geographic : 1968 Aug
IRic OIN I. CalaIorr ''I.*/ Tinted area shows the land of 1 BesquesDarker hue efines th region wherethe Basquelang age so is Mill used b Cordillera.. muntai c, in "; Pantano. .. reservoir Sierra.. ... mountain range Elevatros i feet O 20 STATUTEMILES D'AW BY ISKANDARBADAY COMPlIiD BY DIANEE. DOGAN GRAPHICC ARTDIVISION C NATIONALGEOGRAPHICSOCIETY SZAR AGO.ZA ... .. .... //CQn Trekking the land of his parents' birth, the author rests during a mountain hike. He carries a makhila, the walking stick of the shepherds. Mr. Laxalt and his family lived in the French Basque country for two one-year periods, strengthening ties of blood and friendship. 246 EKTACHROME BYJONATHANS. BLAIR N.G.S.