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Hiking Death Valley National Park: 36 Day and Overnight Hikes (Regional Hiking Series)

 

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Hiking Death Valley National Park contains detailed information about 36 of the best day hikes and extended backpacking trips in the largest national park outside of Alaska. Supplemented with GPS-compatible maps, mile-by-mile directional cues, rich narratives, and beautiful photographs, this is the only book you’ll need for this land of extremes.

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Death Valley in ’49 (California Legacy) (California Legacy Book)

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Death Valley in ’49 (California Legacy) (California Legacy Book)

In the winter of 1849, William Lewis Manly, a pioneer immigrant to California, and his companions blundered into Death Valley as they turned south from the Rockies in search of a quicker route to the gold fields. The group was stranded, and Manly and another man set out on foot to find help. Fourteen days later they wandered into Mission San Fernando. They returned to their companions with supplies and brought them out of Death Valley to safety.

Encouraged by his friends, Manly wrote his remarkable story, detailing his journey and rescue mission.

With an introduction by noted historian Patricia Limerick and freshly edited, indexed, and annotated in an unusually handsome edition, Death Valley in ’49 is both an important book–central to our understanding of early California–and, with its compelling narrative, a joy to read.

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Hiking Death Valley National Park: 36 Day and Overnight Hikes (Regional Hiking Series)

 

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Hiking Death Valley National Park contains detailed information about 36 of the best day hikes and extended backpacking trips in the largest national park outside of Alaska. Supplemented with GPS-compatible maps, mile-by-mile directional cues, rich narratives, and beautiful photographs, this is the only book you’ll need for this land of extremes.

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The Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park, Third Edition

 

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The Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park, Third Edition

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Originally published in 1995, soon after Death Valley National Park became the fifty-third park in the US park system, The Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park was the first complete guidebook available for this spectacular area. Now in its third edition, this is still the only book that includes all aspects of the park. Much more than just a guidebook, it covers the park’s cultural history, botany and zoology, hiking and biking opportunities, and more. Information is provided for all of Death Valley’s visitors, from first-time travelers just learning about the area to those who are returning for in-depth explorations. The book includes updated point-to-point logs for every road within and around the park, as well as more accurate maps than those in any other publication. With extensive input from National Park Service resource management, law enforcement, and interpretive personnel, as well as a thorough bibliography for suggested reading, The Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park, Third Edition is the most up-to-date, accurate, and comprehensive guide available for this national treasure.

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Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park

 

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Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park

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Originally published in 1995, soon after Death Valley National Park became the fifty-third park in the US park system, The Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park was the first complete guidebook available for this spectacular area. Now in its third edition, this is still the only book that includes all aspects of the park. Much more than just a guidebook, it covers the park’s cultural history, botany and zoology, hiking and biking opportunities, and more. Information is provided for all of Death Valley’s visitors, from first-time travelers just learning about the area to those who are returning for in-depth explorations. The book includes updated point-to-point logs for every road within and around the park, as well as more accurate maps than those in any other publication. With extensive input from National Park Service resource management, law enforcement, and interpretive personnel, as well as a thorough bibliography for suggested reading, The Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park, Third Edition is the most up-to-date, accurate, and comprehensive guide available for this national treasure.

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Death Valley (National Park Explorers)

 

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Death Valley (National Park Explorers)

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As summer vacation draws near, children (and adults) start dreaming ofthe next great adventure. Why not become National Park Explorers and discover the wonders contained in some of America’s most popular national parks? Each book in this new series highlights key landscape features, wildlife, and activities unique to the park, noting when is a particularly good time of year to visit. Abundant photographs will captivate the eye and entice each armchair adventurer to hop in the car or catch a plane to experience the park in all its scenic glory. A young explorer’s introduction to California and Nevada’s Death Valley National Park, covering its desert landscape, plants, animals such as desert tortoises, and activities such as bird-watching.

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Death Valley (National Park Explorers)

 

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Death Valley (National Park Explorers)

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As summer vacation draws near, children (and adults) start dreaming ofthe next great adventure. Why not become National Park Explorers and discover the wonders contained in some of America’s most popular national parks? Each book in this new series highlights key landscape features, wildlife, and activities unique to the park, noting when is a particularly good time of year to visit. Abundant photographs will captivate the eye and entice each armchair adventurer to hop in the car or catch a plane to experience the park in all its scenic glory. A young explorer’s introduction to California and Nevada’s Death Valley National Park, covering its desert landscape, plants, animals such as desert tortoises, and activities such as bird-watching.

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Moon Death Valley National Park (Moon Handbooks)

 

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Moon Death Valley National Park (Moon Handbooks)

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With sculpted sand dunes, crusted salt flats, and polished marble canyons, Death Valley is as close as you can get to another planet.This book tells you what you need to know to plan the perfect trip for you:· Strategies for how to get there, how long it will take, and where to stop along the way· Hikes to abandoned mining camps, remote ghost towns, and hidden springs· The most scenic backcountry roads in and around the park· The best places to pitch a tent, park your RV, or bed down indoors· Excursions beyond the park boundaries to offbeat sights like the Amargosa Opera House and the Trona Pinnacles

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Moon Death Valley National Park (Moon Handbooks)

 

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Moon Death Valley National Park (Moon Handbooks)

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With sculpted sand dunes, crusted salt flats, and polished marble canyons, Death Valley is as close as you can get to another planet.This book tells you what you need to know to plan the perfect trip for you:· Strategies for how to get there, how long it will take, and where to stop along the way· Hikes to abandoned mining camps, remote ghost towns, and hidden springs· The most scenic backcountry roads in and around the park· The best places to pitch a tent, park your RV, or bed down indoors· Excursions beyond the park boundaries to offbeat sights like the Amargosa Opera House and the Trona Pinnacles

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Moon Death Valley National Park (Travel Guide)

 

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Moon Death Valley National Park (Travel Guide)

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Emerge: Addiction: A Journey Through The Valley of the Shadow of Death

 

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Emerge: Addiction: A Journey Through The Valley of the Shadow of Death

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Discover A Powerful way to Escape Addiction, Depression, & Substance Abuse.Addiction – It is with you 24/7 and the fear of it can be sickening. A part of a persons life that if kept hidden has the potential to be fatal. It can not be dismissed, it must be confronted and dealt with. This is a story of how addiction can be overcome.Author Robert A. Bullock takes you through his life, from early childhood, teenage years, and into early adulthood as he shares his story of triumph and pain.In “Emerge: Addiction- A Journey Through The Valley of the Shadow of Death” you will journey from addiction to recovery. In the process you will discover:-An early childhood drama- Painfull experience with racism- Stigma those with HIV face in the Church.- Personal growth and triumph as a teen.- College life and Early adulthood- A collapse in professional career and finances.- Spiral into depression, anxiety, and substance abuse.- Rock Bottom and the bounce back.- RedemptionDiscover the humanity in one man’s journey as he describes what circumstances helped to strengthen his faith in God and empathy for all those who struggle with addiciton.Robert A. Bullock is a co-founder of a nonprofit with the goal of helping others beat addiction and substance abuse. For additional resources to help you or a loved one beat addiction go to RobertABullock.net

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Emerge: Addiction: A Journey Through The Valley of the Shadow of Death

 

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Discover A Powerful way to Escape Addiction, Depression, & Substance Abuse.Addiction – It is with you 24/7 and the fear of it can be sickening. A part of a persons life that if kept hidden has the potential to be fatal. It can not be dismissed, it must be confronted and dealt with. This is a story of how addiction can be overcome.Author Robert A. Bullock takes you through his life, from early childhood, teenage years, and into early adulthood as he shares his story of triumph and pain.In “Emerge: Addiction- A Journey Through The Valley of the Shadow of Death” you will journey from addiction to recovery. In the process you will discover:-An early childhood drama- Painfull experience with racism- Stigma those with HIV face in the Church.- Personal growth and triumph as a teen.- College life and Early adulthood- A collapse in professional career and finances.- Spiral into depression, anxiety, and substance abuse.- Rock Bottom and the bounce back.- RedemptionDiscover the humanity in one man’s journey as he describes what circumstances helped to strengthen his faith in God and empathy for all those who struggle with addiciton.Robert A. Bullock is a co-founder of a nonprofit with the goal of helping others beat addiction and substance abuse. For additional resources to help you or a loved one beat addiction go to RobertABullock.net

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The Explorer’s Guide to Death Valley National Park, Fourth Edition

 

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Death Valley National Park Recreation Map (Tom Harrison Maps)

 

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Death Valley National Park Recreation Map (Tom Harrison Maps)

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All maps have color-coded symbols and trails, mileages between trail junctions, latitude/longitude, UTM grids, contour lines, vegetation, and elevations at trail junctions.Tom Harrison Maps is famous for the beauty and accuracy of its maps.

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Death Valley National Park Recreation Map (Tom Harrison Maps)

 

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Death Valley National Park Recreation Map (Tom Harrison Maps)

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All maps have color-coded symbols and trails, mileages between trail junctions, latitude/longitude, UTM grids, contour lines, vegetation, and elevations at trail junctions.Tom Harrison Maps is famous for the beauty and accuracy of its maps.

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Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse : Race to Death Valley

 

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Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse : Race to Death Valley

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Today everyone knows Mickey Mouse as Disney’s cheerful ambassador. But back in the 1930s, Mickey gained fame as a rough-and-tumble, two-fisted epic hero! And Mickey’s greatest feats of derring-do were written and drawn by one of the greatest cartoonists of the 20th century ― Floyd Gottfredson. The premiere volume, Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse Vol. 1: “Race to Death Valley” features a dozen different adventures starring Mickey, his gal Minnie and her uncle Mortimer (not to be confused with Mickey’s rival in the animates shorts!), his pals Horace Horsecollar and Butch, the villainous Pegleg Pete, and the mysterious and shrouded Fox. Relive Mickey’s race to a gold mine with Pegleg Pete hot on his heels; Mickey’s life on the lam after being framed for bank robbery; even Mickey’s ringside battle with a hulking heavyweight champ! Now it’s time to rediscover the wild, unforgettable personality behind the icon: Floyd Gottfredson’s Mickey Mouse.

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Death Valley National Park Impressions (Impressions (Farcountry P

 

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Death Valley National Park Impressions (Impressions (Farcountry P

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Welcome to Death Valley— the largest national park in the lower 48 states; the driest and hottest place in North America, and the lowest point in the Western Hemisphere. Photographer Eric Wunrow presents a hot portfolio of this land of geological and climatological extremes, along with relics of those who tried to survive it. All text is in both English and German.

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Death Valley National Park

 

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Death Valley National Park

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· Waterproof · Tear-Resistant · Topographic MapDespite its foreboding name and the fact that it is the hottest, lowest, and driest area in North America, Death Valley National Park maintains a great diversity of life in its dramatic terrain of salt-flats, canyons, mountains, valleys, sand dunes, and badlands. National Geographic’s Trails Illustrated map of Death Valley National Park delivers unmatched detail and valuable information to assist you in your visit to this land of extremes. Expertly researched and created in partnership with local land management agencies, this map features key areas of interest including Badwater Basin, Furnace Creek, Scotty’s Castle, Panamint Springs, and Stovepipe Wells.With miles of clearly marked trails that include mileages between intersections, this map will prove invaluable in your exploration of the park. A list of backcountry roads and trails complete with descriptions, lengths, and starting points will help you choose a route that’s right for your activity level and recreation use. The map base includes contour lines and elevations for summits. Hot weather tips, a temperature chart, regulations, and safety suggestions are included as well.Every Trails Illustrated map is printed on “Backcountry Tough” waterproof, tear-resistant paper. A full UTM grid is printed on the map to aid with GPS navigation.Other features found on this map include: Amargosa Desert, Amargosa River, Badwater Basin, Bare Mountain, Black Mountains, Cottonwood Mountains, Death Valley, Eureka Valley, Funeral Mountains, Gold Mountain, Grapevine Mountains, Greenwater Range, Inyo Mountains, Inyo Mountains Wilderness, Inyo National Forest, Last Chance Mountain, Nelson Range, New York Butte, Owens Lake, Owens River, Owlshead Mountains, Panamint Range, Saline Valley, Sarcobatus Flat, Searles Lake, Telescope Peak, Towne Pass, Tucki Mountain, Ubehebe Peak.Map Scale = 1:165,000Sheet Size = 37.75″ x 25.5″Folded Size = 4.25″ x 9.25″

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Death Valley National Park (National Geographic Trails Illustrated Map)

 

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· Waterproof · Tear-Resistant · Topographic MapDespite its foreboding name and the fact that it is the hottest, lowest, and driest area in North America, Death Valley National Park maintains a great diversity of life in its dramatic terrain of salt-flats, canyons, mountains, valleys, sand dunes, and badlands. National Geographic’s Trails Illustrated map of Death Valley National Park delivers unmatched detail and valuable information to assist you in your visit to this land of extremes. Expertly researched and created in partnership with local land management agencies, this map features key areas of interest including Badwater Basin, Furnace Creek, Scotty’s Castle, Panamint Springs, and Stovepipe Wells.With miles of clearly marked trails that include mileages between intersections, this map will prove invaluable in your exploration of the park. A list of backcountry roads and trails complete with descriptions, lengths, and starting points will help you choose a route that’s right for your activity level and recreation use. The map base includes contour lines and elevations for summits. Hot weather tips, a temperature chart, regulations, and safety suggestions are included as well.Every Trails Illustrated map is printed on “Backcountry Tough” waterproof, tear-resistant paper. A full UTM grid is printed on the map to aid with GPS navigation.Other features found on this map include: Amargosa Desert, Amargosa River, Badwater Basin, Bare Mountain, Black Mountains, Cottonwood Mountains, Death Valley, Eureka Valley, Funeral Mountains, Gold Mountain, Grapevine Mountains, Greenwater Range, Inyo Mountains, Inyo Mountains Wilderness, Inyo National Forest, Last Chance Mountain, Nelson Range, New York Butte, Owens Lake, Owens River, Owlshead Mountains, Panamint Range, Saline Valley, Sarcobatus Flat, Searles Lake, Telescope Peak, Towne Pass, Tucki Mountain, Ubehebe Peak.Map Scale = 1:165,000Sheet Size = 37.75″ x 25.5″Folded Size = 4.25″ x 9.25″

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Live! From Death Valley: Dispatches from America’s Low Point

 

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Live! From Death Valley: Dispatches from America’s Low Point

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Death Valley is a place of record-breaking heat and unexplained natural oddities, a place where salt beds descend a thousand feet below the surface; where inch-long fish swim in a 112-degree creek; where huge boulders slide mysteriously across a dry lakebed. There are gas stations, convenience stores, a visitor’s center, and a five-star hotel. And despite the modern conveniences, it’s still quite easy to die in Death Valley. John Soennichsen has spent nearly two decades hiking and exploring and observing as much of this forbidding yet fascinating area as possible. Based on journals kept during his travels, the book relates Soennichsen’s experiences in Death Valley and examines the history, geology, and philosophical implications surrounding the area. A compelling look at a region that has long served as a backdrop for movies, television shows, commercials, UFO sightings, rumored ancient civilizations, political aspirations, doomsday prophesiers, and spiritual reawakenings. Live! From Death Valley offers an intriguing glimpse into a monumental landscape that is simply too big to be completely understood in one visit.

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Live! from Death Valley : Dispatches from America’s Low Point

 

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Death Valley is a place of record-breaking heat and unexplained natural oddities, a place where salt beds descend a thousand feet below the surface; where inch-long fish swim in a 112-degree creek; where huge boulders slide mysteriously across a dry lakebed. There are gas stations, convenience stores, a visitor’s center, and a five-star hotel. And despite the modern conveniences, it’s still quite easy to die in Death Valley. John Soennichsen has spent nearly two decades hiking and exploring and observing as much of this forbidding yet fascinating area as possible. Based on journals kept during his travels, the book relates Soennichsen’s experiences in Death Valley and examines the history, geology, and philosophical implications surrounding the area. A compelling look at a region that has long served as a backdrop for movies, television shows, commercials, UFO sightings, rumored ancient civilizations, political aspirations, doomsday prophesiers, and spiritual reawakenings. Live! From Death Valley offers an intriguing glimpse into a monumental landscape that is simply too big to be completely understood in one visit.

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Sunrise in the Valley of Death (International Adventures)

 

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Sunrise in the Valley of Death (International Adventures)

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Ever since you started Christianizing Muslims, you have walked a dangerous path! Today we burned your car and part of your house. Tomorrow we will surely burn you and your family if you don t immediately stop trying to convert people. Just leave! Leaving Western culture and their German home far behind, Amiira Ann and her husband, Chris, responded to the prompting of God to move to one of the most thoroughly Muslim cultures on earth, Yemen. The 9/11 attacks in the United States created the dangerous backdrop for reaching out to their Yemeni hosts with the love of Christ. With a commitment to work in relief and development, they would find, despite the threat of death, that their hearts would be forever knit together with this people so different from themselves. Amiira Ann will take you on a rare and personal journey into Muslim life in Yemen. Amiira Ann and her family lived in Yemen for seven years, working in aid and development. Integrating themselves deeply into the culture, they established a credible Christian witness through their work and personal lives.

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Sunrise in the Valley of Death (International Adventures)

 

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Sunrise in the Valley of Death (International Adventures)

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Ever since you started Christianizing Muslims, you have walked a dangerous path! Today we burned your car and part of your house. Tomorrow we will surely burn you and your family if you don t immediately stop trying to convert people. Just leave! Leaving Western culture and their German home far behind, Amiira Ann and her husband, Chris, responded to the prompting of God to move to one of the most thoroughly Muslim cultures on earth, Yemen. The 9/11 attacks in the United States created the dangerous backdrop for reaching out to their Yemeni hosts with the love of Christ. With a commitment to work in relief and development, they would find, despite the threat of death, that their hearts would be forever knit together with this people so different from themselves. Amiira Ann will take you on a rare and personal journey into Muslim life in Yemen. Amiira Ann and her family lived in Yemen for seven years, working in aid and development. Integrating themselves deeply into the culture, they established a credible Christian witness through their work and personal lives.

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Death Valley National Park: Splendid Desolation (A 10×13 Book?) (Sierra Press)

 

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Death Valley National Park: Splendid Desolation (A 10×13 Book?) (Sierra Press)

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Death Valley–few places on Earth conjure as palpable a sense of the forbidden;few places on Earth are as much a part of American lore. Once considered a place to avoid, today Death Valley beckons to bold travelers, attracting the curious and those who would test themselves against one of the most challenging landscapes in North America. Stewart Aitchison’s heartfelt essay reveals this apparently desolate land of sand dunes, salt flats, and sun-struck mountains and valleys for what it is: a magnificent desert world of ususal plants and curious denizens that has as colorful a human history as any in America. Richly illustred by America’s leading landscape photographers. “Death Valley: Splendid Desolation reveals the park in breathtaking, timeless imagery.

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Death Valley : Splendid Desolation

 

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Death Valley–few places on Earth conjure as palpable a sense of the forbidden;few places on Earth are as much a part of American lore. Once considered a place to avoid, today Death Valley beckons to bold travelers, attracting the curious and those who would test themselves against one of the most challenging landscapes in North America. Stewart Aitchison’s heartfelt essay reveals this apparently desolate land of sand dunes, salt flats, and sun-struck mountains and valleys for what it is: a magnificent desert world of ususal plants and curious denizens that has as colorful a human history as any in America. Richly illustred by America’s leading landscape photographers. “Death Valley: Splendid Desolation reveals the park in breathtaking, timeless imagery.

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Salt to Summit: A Vagabond Journey from Death Valley to Mount Whitney

 

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Salt to Summit: A Vagabond Journey from Death Valley to Mount Whitney

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From the depths of Death Valley, Daniel Arnold set out to reach Mount Whitney in a way no road or trail could take him. Anything manmade or designed to make travel easy was out. With a backpack full of water bottles, and the remotest corners of desert before him, he began his toughest test yet of physical and mental endurance.Badwater Basin sits 282 feet below sea level in Death Valley, the lowest and hottest place in the Western Hemisphere. Mount Whitney rises 14,505 feet above sea level, the highest point in the contiguous United States. Arnold spent seventeen days traveling a roundabout route from one to the other, traversing salt flats, scaling dunes, and sinking into slot canyons. Aside from bighorn sheep and a phantom mountain lion, his only companions were ghosts of the dreamers and misfits who first dared into this unknown territory. He walked in the footsteps of William Manly, who rescued the last of the forty-niners from the bottom of Death Valley; tracked John LeMoigne, a prospector who died in the sand with his burros; and relived the tales of Mary Austin, who learned the secret trails of the Shoshone Indians. This is their story too, as

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Salt to Summit: A Vagabond Journey from Death Valley to Mount Whitney

 

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From the depths of Death Valley, Daniel Arnold set out to reach Mount Whitney in a way no road or trail could take him. Anything manmade or designed to make travel easy was out. With a backpack full of water bottles, and the remotest corners of desert before him, he began his toughest test yet of physical and mental endurance.Badwater Basin sits 282 feet below sea level in Death Valley, the lowest and hottest place in the Western Hemisphere. Mount Whitney rises 14,505 feet above sea level, the highest point in the contiguous United States. Arnold spent seventeen days traveling a roundabout route from one to the other, traversing salt flats, scaling dunes, and sinking into slot canyons. Aside from bighorn sheep and a phantom mountain lion, his only companions were ghosts of the dreamers and misfits who first dared into this unknown territory. He walked in the footsteps of William Manly, who rescued the last of the forty-niners from the bottom of Death Valley; tracked John LeMoigne, a prospector who died in the sand with his burros; and relived the tales of Mary Austin, who learned the secret trails of the Shoshone Indians. This is their story too, as

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Exploring Death Valley II: Secret Places in the Mojave Desert Vol. VI

 

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Exploring Death Valley II: Secret Places in the Mojave Desert Vol. VI

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Sometimes secret places are in some of the most well-known places in our public lands. These secret places are kept a secret because there are groups or organizations that do not feel you, the reader of this very book, can be trusted with these secrets. In his beginnings, Death Valley Jim was a lot like those who read his books. He combed through piles of research, many of which lead to dead ends and poorly documented sites. He also encountered outright refusal from rangers and other “protectors” when asked about these secret places. This frustration and secrecy is what has motivated him to continue the Secret Places in the Mojave Desert series – to help others like him with a genuine love and interest in the desert and the many treasures that lie within it find them and enjoy them. Our National Parks, Preserves, Monuments, and Forests were created with the intent of preserving the special natural wonders they behold. They were created for all of us to enjoy and explore! But how can these places be truly enjoyed if some of their greatest wonders are being kept a secret from the public? Every American pays taxes – and a portion of those taxes is used to preserve our national lands. And every American should be allowed to enjoy every square foot of them. Exploring Death Valley II picks up where volume I left off, focusing on the “secret” places in northern and eastern Death Valley National Park, and surrounding areas. You will not be able to find many of these locations in any other publication because they have been so fiercely protected by the powers that be. It is expected this book will be met with much criticism and resistance from many, but it is Jim’s hope that just as the lovers of the desert and its history always have, they will continue to respect these natural and anthropological wonders. “Take only pictures and memories, leave only footprints.”

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