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The Grand Canyon reader, edited by Lance Newman, (electronic resource)

Label
The Grand Canyon reader
Title
The Grand Canyon reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lance Newman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This superb anthology brings together some of the most powerful and compelling writing about the Grand Canyon--stories, essays, and poems written across five centuries by people inhabiting, surviving, and attempting to understand what one explorer called the "Great Unknown." The Grand Canyon Reader includes traditional stories from native tribes, reports by explorers, journals by early tourists, and contemporary essays and stories by such beloved writers as John McPhee, Ann Zwinger, Edward Abbey, Terry Tempest Williams, Barry Lopez, Linda Hogan, and Craig Childs. Lively tales written by unschoo
Dewey number
979.1/32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Newman, Lance
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  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Arizona
  • North America
Label
The Grand Canyon reader, edited by Lance Newman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Simpson imprint in humanities."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Grand Canyon / Amil Quayle -- Fear of God / Craig Childs -- Bright Angel Trail / Ann Zwinger -- Havasu / Edward Abbey -- The man who walked through time / Colin Fletcher -- Where solitude is easy to find / Joseph Wood Krutch -- A cougar hunt on the rim of the Grand Canyon / Theodore Roosevelt -- The Grand Cañon of the Colorado / John Muir -- The Grand Canyon of the Colorado / Harriet Monroe -- The song of the Colorado / Sharlot Hall -- Canyon solitude / Patricia McCairen -- Stone Creek Woman / Terry Tempest Williams -- Gone back into the earth / Barry Lopez -- A river / John McPhee -- Lava falls / Bill Beer -- Boys and an old man / Bert Loper -- The log of the panthon / George Flavell -- The Grand Cañon of the Colorado / John Wesley Powell -- Grand Canyon National Park / Michael Kabotie -- Plant journey / Linda Hogan -- Packhorse paradise / Wallace Stegner -- Mojave Valley to Big Canyon / Joseph C. Ives -- Mojave Crossing to Oraibe Pueblo / Mojave Crossing to Oraibe Pueblo Francisco Garcés -- The Hopi mesas and the Colorado River / Pedro de Castañeda -- The story of Tiyo / G.M. Mullett -- Tudjupa creates the people / Hualapai -- They told stories / Ramson Lomatewama
Control code
ocn753974812
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949935
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753974812
Label
The Grand Canyon reader, edited by Lance Newman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"Simpson imprint in humanities."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Grand Canyon / Amil Quayle -- Fear of God / Craig Childs -- Bright Angel Trail / Ann Zwinger -- Havasu / Edward Abbey -- The man who walked through time / Colin Fletcher -- Where solitude is easy to find / Joseph Wood Krutch -- A cougar hunt on the rim of the Grand Canyon / Theodore Roosevelt -- The Grand Cañon of the Colorado / John Muir -- The Grand Canyon of the Colorado / Harriet Monroe -- The song of the Colorado / Sharlot Hall -- Canyon solitude / Patricia McCairen -- Stone Creek Woman / Terry Tempest Williams -- Gone back into the earth / Barry Lopez -- A river / John McPhee -- Lava falls / Bill Beer -- Boys and an old man / Bert Loper -- The log of the panthon / George Flavell -- The Grand Cañon of the Colorado / John Wesley Powell -- Grand Canyon National Park / Michael Kabotie -- Plant journey / Linda Hogan -- Packhorse paradise / Wallace Stegner -- Mojave Valley to Big Canyon / Joseph C. Ives -- Mojave Crossing to Oraibe Pueblo / Mojave Crossing to Oraibe Pueblo Francisco Garcés -- The Hopi mesas and the Colorado River / Pedro de Castañeda -- The story of Tiyo / G.M. Mullett -- Tudjupa creates the people / Hualapai -- They told stories / Ramson Lomatewama
Control code
ocn753974812
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949935
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753974812

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