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The Exploration of the Colorado river and its Canyons

John Wesley Powell

The great unknown of the American Southwest is conquered by a one-armed man and his crew of adventurers, placing the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon on the map of the American continent. John Wesley Powell lost his arm at Shiloh in the Civil War but continued his rugged outdoor life with a series of explorations of the Rocky Mountains. Travel with Powell on his greatest adventure of all - the exploration of the ubnknown and dangerous Colorado River. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com

The great unknown of the American Southwest is conquered by a one-armed man and his crew of adventurers, placing the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon on the map of the American continent. John Wesley Powell lost his arm at Shiloh in the Civil War but continued his rugged outdoor life with a series of explorations of the Rocky Mountains. Travel with Powell on his greatest adventure of all - the exploration of the ubnknown and dangerous Colorado River. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com
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The great unknown of the American Southwest is conquered by a one-armed man and his crew of adventurers, placing the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon on the map of the American continent. John Wesley Powell lost his arm at Shiloh in the Civil War but continued his rugged outdoor life with a series of explorations of the Rocky Mountains. Travel with Powell on his greatest adventure of all - the exploration of the ubnknown and dangerous Colorado River. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com

Language:

English

Narrators:

Andre Stojka

Length:

8h 39m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

06:02


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

24:41


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

35:43


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

21:57


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

31:02


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

18:04


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

22:25


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

22:16


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

30:00


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

28:39


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

58:31


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:03:46


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:07:13


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

31:02


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

16:31


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

25:08


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

16:22