7 edition of A Grand Canyon journey found in the catalog.
Describes the geology, evolution, and beauty of the Grand Canyon by leading the reader down the Bright Angel Trail.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 59) and index.
|Statement||by Peter Anderson.|
|Series||A first book|
|LC Classifications||F788 .A535 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||63 p. :|
|Number of Pages||63|
|LC Control Number||96036144|
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