The continent we live on / Ivan T. Sanderson ; photographs by Eliot Porter ... and others.


New York : Random House, 1961.

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Subjects Géographie physique -- Amérique du Nord.
Natural history -- North America.
Natural history.
North America.
Series Continents we live on.
Description 299 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 33 cm.
Copyright Date 1961.
Notes "A Chanticleer Press edition."
Includes index.
Summary Extensive natural history survey of the North American continent.
Contents Map of North America: the belts of vegetation -- Map of North America: the natural provinces -- Doorway to North America -- Lemmings, meteorites, and belugas -- Moose, spruce, and muskeg -- Mammoths, volcanos, and mountains -- Trees, fjords, and salmon -- The heartland -- Many green mountains -- Sand dunes and sea gulls -- The great southern pine belt -- White mists and emerald hills -- The great grass sea -- Land of the Bayous -- Flatwoods and Everglades -- Land of the Mesquite -- Alps, deserts, and canyons -- Towering peaks and gushing geysers -- Saline lakes and alkaline flats -- Hummingbirds and kelp beds -- The empire of the cactuses -- Brown rocks and white sands -- The Mexican Sierras.
Geographic Area North America
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1142478
(OCoLC)ocm01142478
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Sanderson, Ivan Terence, 1911-1973.
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