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A field guide to the wildflowers of Mexico"s Copper Canyon region

Linda J. Ford

A field guide to the wildflowers of Mexico"s Copper Canyon region

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Published by Donning in Virginia Beach, VA .
Written in English

  • Wild flowers -- Mexico -- Copper Canyon Region -- Identification,
  • Wild flowers -- Mexico -- Copper Canyon Region -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 156) and index.

    Statementby Linda J. Ford ; contributions by Ryan J. Hawkins and Daniel Atha ; Spanish translation by Toutcha Lebgue.
    GenreIdentification, Pictorial works.
    ContributionsHawkins, Ryan J., Atha, Daniel E.
    LC ClassificationsQK211 .F67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24060502M
    ISBN 109781578645565
    LC Control Number2009022940

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A field guide to the wildflowers of Mexico"s Copper Canyon region by Linda J. Ford Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Just a day's travel south of the U.S. border, the Copper Canyon is. Mexico's own grand canyon is full of interesting facts that make it a top tourist attraction. Copper is mined in parts of the canyon, but the name actually comes from the bronze-like color of the canyon walls.

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Creel: A “Pueblo Magico” town of the Sierra Tarahumara. Subsiquently, a hub for the Tarahumara community, and close town center to the Chepe train station. Every writer who visits the “titanic mountains” of the Sierra Madre brags that the Copper Canyon is several times larger and even deeper than the Grand Canyon of Arizona.

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