The Exploration of the Colorado River and its Canyons
Comments: Formerly titled: Canyons of the Colordo.
An unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published by Flood & Vincent in 1895 under the title "Canyons of the Colorado".
Subjects: General, Special Interest - Adventure, Travel - General, United States - State & Local - General, Travel / Adventure
Summary: Full text of Powell’s 1,000-mile expedition down the fabled Colorado in 1869. Superb account of terrain, geology, vegetation, Indians, famine, mutiny, treacherous rapids, mighty canyons, during exploration of last unknown part of continental U.S.