The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons
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 CanyonsUser Review - Vince Ciaramella - Goodreads
I read this book while waiting for the birth of my son. I love Western History and this book is a great example of a time that is long gone. My only complaint about the book is that I think it would ... Read full review
Review: The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its CanyonsUser Review - John Reas - Goodreads
Wonderful and detailed account by the noted explorer of the American West, John Powell's classical work was breathtaking when it was first published in the 1870s and is still timeless today. Read full review