Arizona Highways January 1988, Volume 64, Number 1 (Charles Bowden content)

Bowden, Charles (Contributor)

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Place Published: Phoenix
Publisher: Arizona Department of Transportation
Date Published: 1988
Edition: Original edition
Binding: Paperback
Book Id: 32309


48pp. Thin quarto [30 cm] Illustrated wraps. Very good. The covers are very lightly rubbed and creased.


Contains the article, A Canyon Called Paria, by Charles Bowden. This is where Bowden spent 6 winter days tracing the steps of John D. Lee, when he was a fugitive from a federal murder warrant due to his participation in the Mountain Meadows Massacre. "I am very cold and have huddled in my sleeping bag since 6:00 p.m. yesterday. Now dawn bleeds over the red walls but brings no warmth, and I hide in my down shelter until 9:00 a.m. while the Paria River flows like liquid mud between banks of ice and the thermometer stalls at 24 degrees Fahrenheit." - Charles Bowden