The 10 Best of Everything National Parks: 800 Top Picks From Parks Coast to Coast - National Geographic Society, Fran Mainella It's a pretty book and there's nothing wrong with the lists and variety, but it's pretty useless for actual travel. There's no list or index by state. Some of the titles and descriptions don't explain clearly where they are. They're not even all National Parks so a separate list of parks won't help in some cases. Some are National Monuments or National Historical Sites or National Battlefields. There is an index, but it doesn't include states.