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The Glen Canyon reader

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English



  • Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.)


  • Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.),
  • Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.) -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-200).

Statementedited by Mathew Barrett Gross.
ContributionsGross, Mathew Barrett, 1972-
LC ClassificationsF832.G5 G56 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 200 p. ;
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3555249M
ISBN 100816522421
LC Control Number2002010529

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