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The Resource The Emerald Mile : the epic story of the fastest ride in history through the heart of the Grand Canyon, Kevin Fedarko

The Emerald Mile : the epic story of the fastest ride in history through the heart of the Grand Canyon, Kevin Fedarko

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The Emerald Mile : the epic story of the fastest ride in history through the heart of the Grand Canyon
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The Emerald Mile
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the epic story of the fastest ride in history through the heart of the Grand Canyon
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Kevin Fedarko
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eng
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The epic story of the fastest boat ride in history, on a hand-built dory named the "Emerald Mile," through the heart of the Grand Canyon on the Colorado river
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Title
The Emerald Mile
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Summary
The epic story of the fastest boat ride in history, on a hand-built dory named the "Emerald Mile," through the heart of the Grand Canyon on the Colorado river
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Award
National Outdoor Book Award for History/Biography, 2013.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10175629
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
979.132/053
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV776.A62
LC item number
G68 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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the epic story of the fastest ride in history though the heart of the Grand Canyon
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the epic story of the fastest ride in history though the heart of the Grand Canyon
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Kevin Fedarko
The Emerald Mile : the epic story of the fastest ride in history through the heart of the Grand Canyon, Kevin Fedarko
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The Emerald Mile : the epic story of the fastest ride in history through the heart of the Grand Canyon, Kevin Fedarko
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The world beneath the rims. First contact ; The grand old man ; Into the great unknown -- pt. 2. America's pyramids. The kingdom of water ; Flooding the cathedral -- pt. 3. The sweet lines of desire. Dories ; The golden age of guiding ; Crystal genesis ; The death of the Emerald Mile -- pt. 4. The master of the Emerald Mile. The factor ; Speed ; Thunder on the water -- pt. 5. The gathering storm. Deluge ; Into the bedrock ; The mouth of the dragon ; Raising the castle walls -- pt. 6. The maelstrom. The grand confluence ; The white demon ; Ghost boat ; The doing of the thing -- pt. 7. The speed run. The old man himself ; Perfection in a wave ; The reckoning ; Beneath the river of shooting stars ; Tail waves ; The trial ; Epilogue: The legend of the Emerald Mile
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ocn800031920
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
415 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781439159859
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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