The Resource A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell, Donald Worster

A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell, Donald Worster

Label
A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell
Title
A river running west
Title remainder
the life of John Wesley Powell
Statement of responsibility
Donald Worster
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Worster, Donald
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F788.P88
LC item number
W67 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Powell, John Wesley
  • Explorers
  • Conservationists
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
  • West (U.S.)
Label
A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell, Donald Worster
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [611]-644) and index
Contents
A mission to America -- Rising on the prairie -- The hornets' nest of war -- Westward the naturalist -- Down the great unknown -- Surveying the high plateaus -- Kapurats -- The sublimest thing on earth -- Democracy encounters the desert -- Myths and maps -- Redeeming the earth -- The problem of the West -- Journey's end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 673 p.
Isbn
9780195099911
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00032623
Note
Gift of Robert Markman.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 3892303-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3892303
  • (Sirsi) o44019106L
  • (OCoLC)44019106
Label
A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell, Donald Worster
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [611]-644) and index
Contents
A mission to America -- Rising on the prairie -- The hornets' nest of war -- Westward the naturalist -- Down the great unknown -- Surveying the high plateaus -- Kapurats -- The sublimest thing on earth -- Democracy encounters the desert -- Myths and maps -- Redeeming the earth -- The problem of the West -- Journey's end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 673 p.
Isbn
9780195099911
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00032623
Note
Gift of Robert Markman.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 3892303-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3892303
  • (Sirsi) o44019106L
  • (OCoLC)44019106

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