Grand Canyon: Views Beyond the Beauty: A Guide to What's Down There

Grand Canyon: Views Beyond the Beauty: A Guide to What's Down There

by Gary Ladd
     
 

Grand Canyon: Views beyond the Beauty, by acclaimed photographer Gary Ladd, is your personal guide to the Grand Canyon, the only book that answers the question, “What’s down there?”

• Covers twenty North and South Rim overlooks, including Grand Canyon Village, Yavapai Point, Mather Point, Desert View, and Bright Angel Point
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Overview

Grand Canyon: Views beyond the Beauty, by acclaimed photographer Gary Ladd, is your personal guide to the Grand Canyon, the only book that answers the question, “What’s down there?”

• Covers twenty North and South Rim overlooks, including Grand Canyon Village, Yavapai Point, Mather Point, Desert View, and Bright Angel Point
• Includes more than 100 photographs of views from overlooks and of innercanyon sites
• Features facts about dozens of inner-canyon rock formations and other features
• Discusses the geology, human history, prehistory, ecology, and weather patterns of one of the seven natural wonders of the world

If you have ever stood at a Grand Canyon overlook and wondered which buttes you are looking at, the name of the trail that snakes far below, or what the Colorado River looks like close-up, your curiosity will be satiated by the spectacular photographs and reader-friendly narrative of Grand Canyon: Views beyond the Beauty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780938216896
Publisher:
Grand Canyon Association
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Pages:
82
Product dimensions:
8.32(w) x 11.40(h) x 0.21(d)

Meet the Author

First published in Life Magazine in 1972, Gary Ladd’s photographs have been widely published since then in places such as National Geographic Books, Arizona Highways, Air & Space, The Wall Street Journal, and Modern Photography.

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