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Guide ot the John Muir Trail and the High Sierra Region

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  • Publication Year: 1951

Guide to the John Muir Trail and the High Sierra Region, by Walter A. Starr, Jr. Fourth edition, xii+130 pages, with a foreword by Francis P. Farquhar, map in pocket at back. San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1951.

In a Prefatory Note, David R. Brower, Chairman of the Sierra Club Editorial Board, writes: “For this edition the type has been completely reset, much new material has been added, and the format has been altered so that there are many more words to the knap- sack-ounce. But it is still Starr’s Guide—and the passport to some of the most livable mountains ever wrought ”

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