Steep trails
—Muir, John, 1838-1914.
Large Print
2011
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"Muir writes a poetic guide book to the West: California, Nevada, the Grand Canyon, Oregon, Utah, and Washington. He paints a picture of each region in stunning detail that gives you a picture of what these places looked like to him, exploring flora, fauna, geology, and history." -- Amazon.ca

Item Details
Subjects:
Forests and forestry -- West (U.S.)
Shasta, Mount (Calif. : Mountain)
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
Genre:
Large type books.
ISBN:
9781426473463
Description:
240 pages ; 25 cm.
large print
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
OCR reproduction of original.
Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1918.
Contents:
Wild wool
A geologist's winter walk
Summer days at mount Shasta
A perilous night on Shasta's summit
Shasta rambles and Modoc memories
The city of the saints
A great storm in Utah
Bathing in Salt lake
Mormon lilies
The San Gabriel valley
The San Gabriel mountains
Nevada farms --Nevada forests
Nevada's timber belt
Glacial phenomena in Nevada --Nevada's dead towns
Puget sound
The forests of Washington
People and towns of Puget sound
An ascent of mount Rainier
The physical and climatic characteristics of Oregon
The forests of Oregon and their inhabitants
The rivers of Oregon
The Grand canyon of the Colorado.
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