The Grand Canyon: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture

by
Randy Mooreauthor
Kara Felicia Wittauthor
The Grand Canyon: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture

20180630

ABC-CLIO

Pages 440
Topics Geography and World Cultures

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The Grand Canyon: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture

Author(s): Moore, Randy; Witt, Kara;
Contributors: Moore, Randy; Witt, Kara;
Abstract:

This single-volume encyclopedia examines the Grand Canyon in depth, from the native peoples who have survived there for centuries to the explorers who charted its vast expanses and to the challenges that Grand Canyon National Park faces.


• Includes a chronology of important events in the history of the Grand Canyon, helping readers to hone in on key events that occurred during its history

• Presents a chronology of important events in the history of the Grand Canyon, helping readers to focus on key events that occurred during its history

• Offers a Grand Canyon "at a glance" section that allows readers key statistics about the park

• Provides an appendix that gives readers the chance to explore "firsts" in the history of the Grand Canyon as well as to plot the GPS coordinates of major sites at the national park

• Features photos from the authors' personal research travels that illuminate the text in such a style as to be different than tour books and trail guides

SortTitle: grand canyon: an encyclopedia of geography, history, and culture
Keyword(s): Geography and World Cultures
Author Info:
Randy Mooreauthor
Kara Felicia Wittauthor
eISBN-13: 9781610698405
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781610698405.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781610698399
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 440
Publication Date: 20180630