Down the great unknown
Edward Dolnick
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Down the great unknown

John Wesley Powell's 1869 journey of discovery and tragedy through the Grand Canyon

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This edition published in by HarperCollins in New York.

Written in English

367 pages

On May 24, 1869, a one-armed Civil War veteran named John Wesley Powell and a ragtag band of nine mountain men embarked on the last great quest of the American West. No one had ever explored the fabled Grand Canyon. To adventurers of that era it was a region almost as mysterious as Atlantis -- and as perilous.

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2003, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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On May 24, 1869, a one-armed Civil War veteran named John Wesley Powell and a ragtag band of nine mountain men embarked on the last great quest of the American West. No one had ever explored the fabled Grand Canyon. To adventurers of that era it was a region almost as mysterious as Atlantis -- and as perilous.

Down the great unknown

John Wesley Powell's 1869 journey of discovery and tragedy through the Grand Canyon

1st ed.

This edition published in by HarperCollins in New York.


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Genre
Biography

The Physical Object

Pagination
367 p.
Number of pages
367

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23246079M
ISBN 10
006019619X
LC Control Number
2001024819
Library Thing
144463
Goodreads
846871

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