Grand Canyon: A Natural History Guide

Grand Canyon: A Natural History Guide

by Jeremy Schmidt
     
 

The Grand Canyon is perhaps the most awesome sight in the United States—and one of the wonders of the world. Much of the park's beauty is related to its geology and ecology. Schmidt explores the shape of the land, its plants and animals, and its human history. A fascinating book that everyone visiting the Grand Canyon should read.  See more details below

Overview

The Grand Canyon is perhaps the most awesome sight in the United States—and one of the wonders of the world. Much of the park's beauty is related to its geology and ecology. Schmidt explores the shape of the land, its plants and animals, and its human history. A fascinating book that everyone visiting the Grand Canyon should read.

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"A pretty little popular description of the fauna, flora, geology and, briefly, man's place in the great and diverse chasm. A large section of excellent color plates augments the b&w photos throughout." Booknews, Inc.
Booknews
A pretty little popular description of the fauna, flora, geology and, briefly, man's place in the great and diverse chasm. A large section of excellent color plates augments the b&w photos throughout. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395599327
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
06/22/1993
Series:
Natural History Guides Series
Edition description:
None
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.81(d)

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