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 Last river : John Wesley Powell & the Colorado River Exploring Expedition
 Author: Waldman, Stuart

 Publisher:  Mikaya Press (2015)

 Dewey: 917
 Classification: Biography
 Physical Description: 47 p. (1 folded), ill. (chiefly col.), col. map, 26 cm.

 BTSB No: 915674 ISBN: 9781931414586
 Ages: 8-11 Grades: 3-6

 Powell, John Wesley, -- 1834-1902
 Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) -- Exploration
 West (U.S.) -- Exploration

Price: $6.50

In May, 1869, ten men boarded four row boats in Wyoming. Three months and a thousand miles later, only two battered boats and six exhausted and starving men emerged from the depths of the Grand Canyon. The Colorado River Exploring Expedition had succeeded, but at a price.

 Illustrator: Manchess, Gregory

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