9781932361230

Travelers' Tales Grand Canyon True Stories

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  • ISBN13:

    9781932361230

  • ISBN10:

    1932361235

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-04-26
  • Publisher: Travelers' Tales
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Summary

A compelling collection of stories of the Grand Canyon includes selectionsrom David Brower, Barry Lopez, Colin Fletcher, Edward Abbey, Page Stegner,erry Tempest Williams, and others. Original.

Table of Contents

Regional Map viii
Detail Map xiv
Geologic Cross Section xvi
Introduction xvii
Part One ESSENCE OF THE GRAND CANYON
Beneath the Rim
3(3)
SCOTT THYBONY
Nankoweap
6(8)
GAIL DUDLEY
Gone Back into the Earth
14(11)
BARRY LOPEZ
Revelation
25(10)
PAGE STEGNER
Stone Creek Woman
35(5)
TERRY TEMPEST WILLIAMS
The Green Room
40(4)
MICHAEL P. GHIGLIERI
The Midnight Crack
44(15)
JOHN ANNERINO
Bats Are Welcome
59(4)
PETER ALESHIRE
Whitewater
63(18)
PATRICIA C. McCAIREN
Part Two SOME THINGS TO DO
Cape Solitude
81(5)
LARRY WINTER
Travertine Grotto
86(6)
SUSAN ZWINGER
Over the Edge
92(10)
DON KARDONG
Thunder
102(8)
MICHAEL P. GHIGLIERI
Wild and Free
110(5)
STEWART UDALL
Riders to the Rim
115(4)
SEAN O'REILLY
Legends of the Lost
119(6)
DEAN SMITH
Fishing Eagles
125(12)
ANN HAYMOND ZWINGER
Part Three GOING YOUR OWN WAY
Shamans' Gallery
137(5)
SCOTT THYBONY
The Journey's End
142(10)
WILLIAM HAFFORD
G.B. and the Rangers
152(5)
CHARLOTTE MADISON AND NANA COOK
The Turbulent Times
157(4)
PAUL RICHFIELD
Women in the Canyon
161(8)
LOUISE TEAL
Trinitarian Thoughts
169(6)
W. PAUL JONES
Havasu
175(12)
EDWARD ABBEY
Transition
187(16)
COLIN FLETCHER
Part Four IN THE SHADOWS
Flash Flood
203(8)
TOM JANECEK
Under Lava
211(9)
GAIL GOLDBERGER
Jackass Canyon
220(5)
MICHAEL P. GHIGLIERI
Blacktail Ghost
225(4)
CHRISTA SADLER
From Anasazi to Aircraft
229(11)
JEREMY SCHMIDT
Let the River Run Through It
240(9)
DAVID R. BROWER
Part Five THE LAST WORD
Temples to Water
249(6)
JEREMY SCHMIDT
THE NEXT STEP
What You Need to Know
255(9)
Weather, permits, health, the works
Important Contacts
264(1)
Tourist Information
Fun Things to Do
265(2)
Grand Canyon Online
267(1)
Giving Back
268(1)
Recommended Reading
269(4)
Index 273(2)
Index of Contributors 275(2)
Acknowledgments 277

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