Machine generated contents note: List of Illustrations Acknowledgments Introduction 1. That's One Small Step.in the Grand Canyon: The Apollo Astronauts Hike to the Moon 2. On the Rim of Creation: The World's Greatest Telescope 3. "Looks Like a Mulhatton Story": The Origin of the Egyptian Cave Myth 4. Panda Tracks in the Grand Canyon: Tales of the Ancient Chinese 5. The Tail that Wagged the President: Or, President Harding's Dogged Secretary of the Interior 6. Citizen Kane-yon: William Randolph Hearst's Grand Canyon Estate 7. Brighty of the Grand Canyon: History Becomes Fiction, and Fiction Makes History 8. King of the Road: Roger Miller's Big Adventure 9. With God and Teddy at El Tovar: Early Tourists React to the Grand Canyon 10. "These Infinities of Beauty and Terror": Poets and Writers Discover the Grand Canyon 11. Haunted by Time: British Writers Discover the Grand Canyon 12. Tropic of Canyon: Henry Miller's Moment of Truth 13. Tall Cliffs and Tall Tales: The Origins of John Hance 14. The Yellow Brick Road: A Personal Reflection on History Notes Bibliography Index.
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Print version: Lago, Don, 1956- Canyon of dreams : stories from Grand Canyon history. Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, 2013 x, 368 pages