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The exploration of the Colorado River and its canyons

Author: John Wesley Powell
Publisher: New York, Dover Publications [1961]
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The uncut version of Powell's narrative covering his exploration of the Colorado River.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902.
Exploration of the Colorado River and its canyons.
New York : Dover, 1961
(OCoLC)795466560
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Wesley Powell
ISBN: 0486200949 9780486200941
OCLC Number: 479842
Notes: Originally published in 1895 under title: Canyons of the Colorado.
Description: xiv, 400 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: The Valley of the Colorado --
Mesas and buttes --
Mountains and plateaus --
Cliffs and terraces --
From Green River City to Flaming Gorge --
From Flaming Gorge to the Gate of Lodore --
The Canyon of Lodore --
From Echo Park to the mouth of the Uinta River --
From the mouth of the Uinta River to the junction of the Grand and Green --
From the junction of the Grand and Green to the mouth of the Little Colorado --
From the Little Colorado to the foot of the Grand Canyon --
The Rio Virgen and the Uinkaret Mountains --
Over the river --
To Zu~ni --
The Grand Canyon.
Other Titles: Canyons of the Colorado
Responsibility: by J.W. Powell.

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The uncut version of Powell's narrative covering his exploration of the Colorado River.

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