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

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver Community High School 920 POW (Text) 72456100201279 900 Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM F788.P88 W67 2001 (Text) 0000102262573 General book Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library B POW (Text) 78551000611653 Biography Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 92 POWE (Text) 39231030301358 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
Parke Co PL - Rockville 92 POW (Text) 77612000022894 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 333.72 WORSTER (Text) 30403001078328 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 Powell, John (Text) 31951002382627 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0195099915 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 673 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2001.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 614-644) and index.
Citation/References Note:
Library Journal Starred
Library Journal
Publisher's Weekly
Summary, etc.:
Chronicles the life of explorer John Wesley Powell, discussing how his expeditions put the Colorado River on American maps, discovered the Grand Canyon, and helped open the American west up to other settlers.
Target Audience Note:
Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject: Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902.
Explorers > United States > Biography.
Conservationists > United States > Biography.
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) > Discovery and exploration.
Grand Canyon (Ariz.) > Discovery and exploration.
West (U.S.) > Discovery and exploration.
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) > Exploration.
Grand Canyon (Ariz.) > Exploration.
West (U.S.) > Exploration.

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