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Publisher Comments:

Your personal tour of the Grand Canyon by the folks who know it best! Geology and biology, Indians and explorers, rafting and hiking—it's all here in this one handy guide written by five people whose years of hiking, river running, studying, and simply contemplating the Canyon have given them an intimate knowledge of its wonders that few others can match.

Contents

Foreword, by Ann H. Zwinger

1. The Geologic Record, by Stanley S. Beus

2. The Living Canyon, by Steven W. Carothers

3. Grand Canyon Indians, by Robert C. Euler

4. Historical Explorations, by Robert C. Euler

5. The Canyon by River, by Kim Crumbo

6. Hiking the Canyon, by Frank Tikalsky

Book News Annotation:

A revised edition showing the Press's good sense in dropping the vile TV inspired subtitle Up close and personal. Covers geology, biology, Indians, explorers, and provides details of rafting and hiking. Many excellent color plates.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Geology and biology, Indians and explorers, rafting and hiking, it's all here in this one handy guide written by five people whose years of hiking, river running, studying, and simply contemplating the Canyon have given them an intimate knowledge of its wonders that few others can match.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816512959
Editor:
Euler, Robert C.
Editor:
Tikalsky, Frank
Editor:
Euler, Robert C.
Editor:
Tikalsky, Frank
Designed by:
Zwinger, Ann
Designed:
Zwinger, Ann
Author:
Euler, Robert C.
Author:
Tikalsky, Frank
Designed:
Zwinger, Ann
Publisher:
University of Arizona Press
Location:
Tucson :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Guidebooks
Subject:
Geography
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Travel and travel guides
Subject:
United States - West - Mountain (General)
Subject:
Natural history
Subject:
Grand canyon
Subject:
Natural history -- Arizona -- Grand Canyon.
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Grand Canyon (Ariz.) History.
Subject:
Nature and Environment
Subject:
Americana-General
Subject:
Animals
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
19920531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
113
Dimensions:
9.25 x 7.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , Geology and biology, Indians and explorers, rafting and hiking, it's all here in this one handy guide written by five people whose years of hiking, river running, studying, and simply contemplating the Canyon have given them an intimate knowledge of its wonders that few others can match.
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