The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons (Google eBook)

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Courier Dover Publications, Dec 27, 2012 - History - 400 pages
24 Reviews
Full text of Powell's 1,000-mile expedition down the fabled Colorado in 1869. Superb account of terrain, geology, vegetation, Indians, famine, mutiny, treacherous rapids, mighty canyons, during exploration of last unknown part of continental U.S. 240 illustrations.
  

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Review: The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons

User Review  - Brett Connelly - Goodreads

It is basically a compilation of notes from an exploratory geological surveying trip - so don't expect a page-turner, but it is an interesting read. I would really like to float the Grand Canyon now! Read full review

Review: The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

I only read the first part of this, and though I'm very interested, now isn't the right time. I'll return another day. Read full review

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