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Review: Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer

User Review  - Heather Dunbar - Goodreads

The action in this book was intense! It started a little slow, but right when I was about to get bored it picked up. Good adventure story to use to get kids into history! Even I learned a lot! Read full review

Review: Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer

User Review  - Corinne - Goodreads

Not as engaging as Don Brown's Mary Kingsley story (although Powell has the potential) or Joseph Bruchac's Sacajawea. Illustrations are colorful and realistic. A lot of prose on each page. Gives a ... Read full review

Review: Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer

User Review  - Luann - Goodreads

This would make a great movie! Deborah Kogan Ray took care of my complaints from The Flower Hunter: William Bartram, America's First Naturalist of not enough detail and here has written a biography ... Read full review

Review: Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer

User Review  - Lars Guthrie - Goodreads

While the text is pretty straight forward, it's the illustrations that I loved here. Each page of episodic text is matched with a picture. Echoing familiar photographs and drawings from Powell's ... Read full review

Review: Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

Sadly I'm living in the world of AR right now. This one gets a 7.2. Interesting. Read full review

Review: Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer

User Review  - Candi - Goodreads

Ages 8 and up Read full review


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