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2 edition of Ghost mines of Yosemite. found in the catalog.

Ghost mines of Yosemite.

Douglass Hubbard

Ghost mines of Yosemite.

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Published in [Fresno? Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yosemite National Park (Calif.),
  • Mono County (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Mono County.
    • Subjects:
    • Silver mines and mining -- California -- Mono County.,
    • Yosemite National Park (Calif.),
    • Mono County (Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN433.C2 H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationunpaged.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6258030M
      LC Control Number58033853
      OCLC/WorldCa4580809

      Mammals of Yosemite, by Harry Parker, Reptiles and Amphibians of Yosemite National Park, by M. V. Walker, Animal Life in the Yosemite, by Joseph Grinnell and Tracy Storer. Classic work on the fauna of a cross section of the Sierra Nevada, available as an online book. Geology. Yosemite National Park: Habitats & Vegetation Foothill Woodland Zone The lowest elevations in Yosemite are found on the western boundary of the park at the El Portal Administrative Site, which is at approximately 1, feet ( m). This is the foothill woodland zone, an area that is hot and dry in the summer with very little or no snow in the.


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