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California's Eastern Sierra: A Visitor's Guide Oaks of California by Cachuma Press

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A Visitor's Guide

Sue Irwin

California's Eastern Sierra, now in its 8th edition, explores and describes a unique western landscape. A rugged country of enchanting beauty, the Eastern Sierra lies at the junction of the Sierra Nevada, Great Basin, and Mojave Desert. The heart of this vast region is the eastern slope of the Sierra. This book features more than 100 scenic and historic destinations, including Mount Whitney, Mammoth Lakes, Devil's Postpile, Mono Lake, Bodie ghost town, and the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest.


144 pages; 8" x 8.75"; 165 color photos; 7 full-page color maps; informative side bars; charts; list of visitor resources; bibliography; index; ISBN: 0-9628505-0-0


"A book that not only opens up the Eastern Sierra for the tourist but also provides a wealth of information about the history, geology, flora and fauna of the area."
- Westways

"This is a guide as unique as the area it celebrates. . . . The text of California's Eastern Sierra is a factual and philosophical joy."
- Mono Lake Newsletter

"The book is an offering rich enough for the coffee table or keeping in the car for spur-of-the-moment inspiration."
- Mammoth Times


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