Reflections of Grand Canyon historians ideas, arguments, and first-person accounts by Grand Canyon History Symposium (2nd 2007)

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Published by Grand Canyon Association in Grand Canyon, AZ .

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Subjects:

  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.) -- History -- Congresses,
  • Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.) -- History -- Congresses

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Statementedited by Todd R. Berger.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesMonograph / Grand Canyon Association -- no. 14
ContributionsBerger, Todd R., 1968-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF788 .G7465 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16505574M
ISBN 109781934656006
LC Control Number2008006878
OCLC/WorldCa192134474

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