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Ghosts of Glen Canyon: History beneath Lake Powell
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Author Name:    Crampton, C. Gregory

Title:   Ghosts of Glen Canyon: History beneath Lake Powell

Binding:   PAPERBACK

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    Bonneville Books 

ISBN Number:   0874809460 / 9780874809466

Seller ID:   ING9780874809466

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Drift down the Colorado River through Glen Canyon and explore the people and places that encompass the history of this majestic canyon before it drowned in the rising waters of Lake Powell.
Author Gregory Crampton led the historical investigations of Glen and San Juan Canyons from 1957 to 1963 under contract with the National Park Service. The objective was to locate and record historical sites that would be lost to the rising waters of the reservoir. This book records that effort.
First published in 1986, this edition has been revised to include several new "ghosts" of Glen Canyon, including a never-before-published foreword by Edward Abbey. It also showcases stunning color photographs by Philip Hyde and includes hundreds of black-and-white photographs taken by the original salvage crews.
This informative guide to the historic treasures of Glen Canyon includes numbered maps keyed to each location. It is a book for both the armchair traveler and the lake enthusiast eager for a journey through the past to a place few had the privilege to know.



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