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Exploring the Highest Sierra - James G. Moore
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Exploring the Highest Sierra - James G. Moore

Exploring the Highest Sierra - James G. Moore

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Object Title: Exploring the Highest Sierra - James G. Moore

Manufacturer: Stanford University Press

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Page By: tarol

Created/Edited: Jan 22, 2007 / Jan 22, 2007

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Product Description

This book is a fascinating history of the early exploration, mapping, geology, mining, and natural history of the magnificent mountain range the Sierra Nevada. The book has many beautiful and informative illustrations, photographs, and maps that provide insight to how the range was initially explored, how geographic features got their names, how the mountains were formed, etc.

Paperback: 427 pages
Publisher: Stanford University Press (Jun 30 2000)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0804737037
ISBN-13: 978-0804737036

Recommended bookstore to purchase from: The Sequoia Natural History Association



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tarolLove this book

Voted 5/5

Highly recommend it to any lover of the Sierra Nevada...
Posted Jan 22, 2007 8:47 pm

tonyoLots of interesting information

Voted 5/5

I picked up this book at one of NP visitor centers. It is a great comprehensive resource for anyone interested in the Sierra. The book is organized nicely and covers everything from geology to human history and expedition parties. Lots of great photographs, too.
Posted Jan 24, 2007 10:25 pm

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