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Guide to Mountains (Firefly Pocket Reference)

  • 272 Pages
  • 0.50 MB
  • English
Firefly Books
Reference, Nature, Nature/Ecology, Mountains, Mountains- Guidebooks, Nature / Moun
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8571311M
ISBN 10155407052X
ISBN 139781554070527

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I had hoped to return go back to that area, but with COVID, travel plans had to change.

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Reading group guide and suggested reading list reproduced with the permission of the publisher, Vintage. Unless otherwise stated, this discussion guide is reprinted with the permission of Vintage.

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Now launched on the World Wide Web, here you will find the entire contents of the best-selling book about the Georgia mountains. This Web site, which also exists as a book, has more thanwords, 50 maps, numerous illustrations, and photographs covering.

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Plant keys and fauna checklists add to the book's features. Inthe Appalachian Mountain Club published its first edition of the AMC White Mountain Guide book: a complete guide to the White Mountains complete with bound-in maps, fold-out maps, and seperate pull-out maps.

The AMC has put out 28 more editions since then, each unique in their own way. The latest edition is the 29th edition published in Read Common Sense Media's The White Mountains review, age rating, and parents guide.

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His book says that mountains have underlying roots. 1 These roots are deeply embedded in the ground, thus, mountains have a shape like a peg (see figures 7, 8, and 9).