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Explore Grand Canyon

Felton O. Gamble

Explore Grand Canyon

a book of action stories, amazing facts, and field trips for young people

by Felton O. Gamble

  • 321 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Northland Press in Flagstaff, Ariz .
Written in English

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  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
    • Subjects:
    • Grand Canyon (Ariz.) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)

    • About the Edition

      A guide to the museums, activities, and trails of the Grand Canyon and what they reveal about the geology, history, ecology, fauna, and flora of that area.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[Felton O. Gamble, author and photographer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF788 .G33
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p.
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4583583M
      ISBN 100873580729
      LC Control Number77161511
      OCLC/WorldCa157181

      The Spring Getaway Packages include either 1- or 2-nights of accommodations in the Grand Canyon Railway Hotel plus one (1) dinner and one (1) breakfast at the Fred Harvey Restaurant per guest each night of your stay. Free time at the canyon to explore; Book Now. 3-day, 2-night Itinerary. Day One. In the grand canyon, Arizona has a natural wonder which is in kind absolutely unparalleled throughout the rest of the world. - Theodore Roosevelt. 3 Perfect Days at the Grand Canyon. This three-day itinerary in Grand Canyon National Park’s South Rim covers all the must-see stops and gives you the scoop on where to photograph the sunset. Grand Canyon North Ri.


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