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2 edition of Natural history of the Pacific Crest Trailway found in the catalog.

Natural history of the Pacific Crest Trailway

Clinton C. Clarke

Natural history of the Pacific Crest Trailway

a descriptive list of the typical species of the trees, animals, birds and flowers living in the high mountains of Washington, Oregon and California; identified to location on the Pacfic Crest Trailway as described in the "LOG" of Daily Itinerary.

by Clinton C. Clarke

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Published by Pacific Crest Trail System Conference in Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- Pacific Coast.,
  • Pacific Crest Trail.

  • Edition Notes

    An edition was issued in 1936 as Bulletin no.4 of the Pacific Trail System Conference.

    SeriesBulletin / Pacific Crest Trail System Conference -- no. 21., Bulletin (Pacific Crest Trail System Conference) -- no. 21.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[29] p. ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15066579M

    Swanton, pp. ; James Teit, The Thompson Indians of British Columbia in Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History, 2 April ), pp. , , , and Teit's account is a thorough anthropological view of the Thompsons.   "The PCT: A Hiker's Companion" is great for those wanting to find out more of the history, geology, climate, flora and fauna along the PCT. If you're looking for a pure guidebook (trail mileages, stopovers, alternate routes, etc), you're probably better off going with Jeffrey Schaffer (et. al.)'s "The Pacific Crest Trail" industry-standard guidebooks (California and Oregon/Washington).BUT, for 4/5(2).

    In that year he began working on his first book for Wilderness Press, The Pacific Crest Trail. Between then and the late s, he was the sole or principal author of 12 guidebooks, and had mapped about miles of trail for his books and 15' topographic maps.   The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest the human narrator and seeks ultimately to lose the writerly self in a natural world both.

    The following references are to pertinent titles in the bibliography of Yosemite history. A comprehensive bibliography is to be found in the Yosemite section, pages viii to , of A Bibliography of National Parks and Monuments West of the Mississippi River, National Park Service, Western Museum Laboratories, Berkeley, California, No attempt has been made here to list all items.   The Pacific Crest Trail: Southern California, Northern California, and Oregon/Washington and the Pacific Crest Trail Data Book, all four by Wilderness Press. They tell me where, I am going, how to get there, side and alternate routes(a huge plus), histories, points of interest and much, much by: 2.


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