The Grand Canyon / by Robert Wallace and the editors of Time-Life Books. With photos. by Ernst Haas.
By: Wallace, Robert.
Contributor(s): Time-Life Books.Material type: TextSeries: American wilderness: Publisher: New York : Time-Life Books, 1972Description: 184 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.Subject(s): Grand Canyon (Ariz.) | Arizona -- Description and travelDDC classification: 917.91/32/045
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 180) and index.
Wilderness of stone -- The drama of a single day -- Two rims, two worlds -- The North-side forest -- The hammer and the blade -- Forces that made the canyon grand -- The climb down -- The spirits of the chasm -- People of the blue-green water -- Exploring the "fretful river" -- The challenge of white water -- Riding the rapids -- The grandeur of rock and river.
Lavishly illustrated description of the physical features, trails, roads, points of interest, wildlife and vegetation of the Grand Canyon.