VISTABOOKS OUTLET: Yosemite
 
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BEST EASY DAY HIKES IN YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 978-1-17627-3054-4. Order #: GLPE3783 paper$7.95

THE CELEBRATED JUMPING FROG OF CALAVERAS COUNTY. Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain). Facsimile of 1875 edition of Clemens' hilarious story "rescued" from a translation into French.  The 1875 edition of Mark Twain's tale of Jim Smiley and his jumping frog. 32 pages, illustrated. Out of print this centennial edition.
Inventory = 1
. ISBN: 978-0-910584-02-9. Order #: FILT4512 paper$5.50.

CLIMBER'S GUIDE TO YOSEMITE VALLEY. Roper. 482 climbs, 16 route locator profiles, 320p.
Inventory =5.
ISBN: 0-87156-048-8. Order #: RAHO1262vinyl$10.95.

 

THE DISCIPLINE OF CREVICES. Dwyer. Poems of Yosemite. Drawings, 77 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: YOCO1865 paper$3.95.

DISCOVERING SIERRA TREES. by Stephen P. Arno, illustrated by Jane Gyer. Covers conifer and broad-leaved trees in area ranging from Sequoia National Forest in the south to the Toiyabe and Stanislaus National Forests in the north, and including Sequoia, Kings Canyon, and Yosemite National Parks. Includes both conifers and broad-leaved trees--36 species. Describes age, size, characteristics, and reproduction. Reveals with an elevation profile how the trees are distributed according to altitude. Artist Geyer presents her scratchboard illustrations to portray foliage and cones plus portraits of full trees. 89 pages, paper cover. Inventory = 6. Order #: YOCO 1850 paper$6.95   Out of print at publisher; we have limited stock remaining.
Inventory = 6.
ISBN: 978-0939666-04-9. Order #: YOCO1850 paper$6.95.

 

DOMES, CLIFFS, WATERFALLS: a brief geology of Yosemite Valley
by William R. Jones, former Chief Naturalist of Yosemite National Park. Yosemite has the roundest domes, the sheerest cliffs, the highest waterfalls. Why?
This book gives the answers from geology. Many photos and drawings, 21 pages.
Inventory = 5.
ISBN: 0-93966-05-7. Order #: HEYDYOCO1858 pap

 

FISKE THE CLOUDCHASER: a portfolio of Yosemite photographs by George Fiske. Published by The Oakland Museum and the Yosemite Natural History Association, 1981.  12 historical sepia photos. Out of print. Inventory = 3. YOCO4598 folio$45.00
 

 

 

 

GALEN CLARK: Yosemite Guardian. by Shirley Sargent. Galen Clark was so well known for his dedication and devotion to Yosemite as a pioneer, explorer, conservationist, author, and guardian that he was almost as famous as Half Dome. By the middle of the twentieth century, however, his valuable contributions had largely faded from public memory. John Muir has become a folk hero, yet Clark, who was Muir's predecessor in Yosemite by twelve years and was far more intimate with its affairs, has been neglected. It was he who discovered the Mariposa Grove, kept peace with the Indians, superintended the building of trails, roads, and bridges, and zealously protected the place he described as ". . . this wonderful sanctuary of Nature's vast mountain temple." (rfrom the foreword by Shirley Sargent). 88 large-format pages, 84 illustrations, index.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: None.
GRWE7466 paper$9.95
 

GENTLE WILDERNESS. Brower.
Inventory =1. ISBN: 0-89009-960-X. Order #: MISC5689 cloth$30.00.

GOLD COUNTRY RENAISSANCE: A Guide to the Artists & Artisans of California's Historic Mother Lode Country. Robins. Tells of and locates the many potters, painters, sculptors and other artists and artisans now living and working in this area, providing addresses and phone numbers and listing art festivals and fairs. Photos, 184 pages.
Inventory = 6. Order #: CHRO2995 paper$6.95.

 

GOLD COUNTRY: the story behind the scenery. Paher. Presents the great gold rush of 1849 to California, with stories of miners and places and peeks at remaining buildings and machinery. 48 large-format pages, color illus. 1996.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-88714-111-0.  Order #: KCPU4618 paper$11.95

 

GOLD COUNTRY: the story behind the scenery. Paher. Presents the great gold rush of 1849 to California, with stories of miners and places and peeks at remaining buildings and machinery. 48 large-format pages, color illus. 1996.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-88714-111-0.  Order #: KCPU4750 paper$11.95

 

 

 

THE INFLUENCE OF MODERN MAN ON THE VEGETATION OF YOSEMITE VALLEY. Gibbens. How use of fire, suspension of fire, grazing of livestock, river control, meadow drainage altered the forests and meadows in part of Yosemite National Park. Photos, 46 pages, large fomat. 
Inventory = 1. ISBN: . Order # YOCO3993 paper$10.00.

IT WILL LIVE FOREVER: Traditional Yosemite Indian Acorn Preparation. Ortiz. Gathering, drying, storing, pounding, winnowing, sifting, leaching, and cooking. 40 photos, 80p.
Inventory = 1. 
ISBN: 978-0930588-45-8. Order #: HEYD9707 paper$14.95.

JMYcover.bmp (364374 bytes)JOHN MUIR IN YOSEMITE. by Shirley Sargent; foreword by John Muir's ganddaughter. Yosemite gave Muir purpose and goals that changed his life and that of the nation. This book presents his early years in Yosemite and his struggles to preserve the wilderness. To students of Muir, John Muir and Yosemite are synonymous. To Shirley Sargent, historian, long time resident and authority on Yosemite, telling the story of Muir and his love affair with the Valley was a must. "She has related the story of John Muir's residency, his work, studies, accomplishments, and struggles which were the prelude to his life's work in geology, conservation, and the establishment of National Parks, with freshness and enthusiasm. She dispels some old legends with accurate research and has documented for all time the true facts concerning one of America's outstanding preservationists."   (Jean Hanna Clark, granddaughter of John Muir.) "The Call of the Wild", "First Summer in the Sierra", "A Lifetime of Love Work", "Pathway to Immortality". 48 pages, 8.5 x 11, 44 illustrations.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: No ISBN.
Order #: GRWE7465 paper$8.95.

JOURNAL OF RAMBLINGS THROUGH THE HIGH SIERRA OF CALIFORNIA. LeConte. 1870 horseback trip to Yosemite by geology professor, meetings with John Muir, Galen Clark. 140 pages.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 0-939-70-7. Order #: HEYD3355 paper$9.95.

 

NATURAL AREAS AND YOSEMITE: Prospects for the Future. 1990 Yosemite Centennial Symposium: natural area management, biodiversity, cultural history. 667 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: YOSA5238 paper$20.00.

PIPcover.bmp (365294 bytes)PIONEERS in PETTICOATS: Yosemite's early women, 1856–1900. by Shirley Sargent. Introduction by Francis P. Farquhar. Cover photograph: Kitty Tatch and friend on the Overhanging Rock at Glacier Point, 1901. 80 large-format pages, 60 illustrations, index.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: None.
Order #: GRWE7467 paper$9.95.

 

 

 

 

 

SEQUOIAS OF YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK. Harvey. Guide to Mariposa, Merced, and Tuolumne Groves. Color illus., 40p. 
Inventory = 2.
ISBN: 0-939666-14-6. Order #: YOCO1860 paper$4.95.

SHORT LINE TO PARADISE: the story of the Yosemite Valley Railroad. by Hank Johnston. The dynamic story of the Yosemite Valley Railroad, 1907-1945. Travelers to Yosemite can still see its roadbed across the Merced River Canyon from highway 140, and view original rolling stock on display at El Portal. 32 large-format pages, 47 photos, 2 maps, 12 drawing.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: None. Order #: GRWE7468 paper$6.95 

SIERRA TREE PRINTS. Geyer. Black-and-white prints of native Sierra Nevada trees; 8 in package.
Inventory = 3. ISBN: None. Order #: YOCO1864 prints$5.95.

TRAILS OF YOSEMITE VALLEY. Fink. Simple walker's guide map with brief text notes.
Inventory = 2. Order #: YOSA1861 paper$3.00.

WHO POOPED IN THE PARK? Yosemite National Park Scat and Tracks for Kids. Robson with Rath.
Inventory =1. ISBN:
978-1-56037-318-6. Order #: FARC6670 paper$11.95.

YOSEMITE CLIMBER. Meyers. Essays and photos show the challenges and rewards of Yosemite's rock walls and spires. Color photos, 96 large-format pages.
Inventory = 3. Order #: WILD1757 cloth$19.95.

 

 

 


YOSEMITE: A National Treasure. Sargent. Presents the many facets of Yosemite National Park--creation of the park, origin of the landscape, early history, arts, Indians, park concessionaire, and visiting the park. Color and black-and-white photos, 98 large-format pages, with dust jacket.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 1-880352-12-5.  YOPC3459 cloth$20.00

 

THE YOSEMITE FUN BOOK: A Kid's Guide to Yosemite. Ross. Campfire songs, design an Indian basket, keep list of animals seen, answer riddles, more. 48 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 0-939666-45-6. Order #: YOSA4877 paper$3.95.

 

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK AND SURROUNDING AREA: National Parks Recreation Directory. Rand McNally. Includes Lake Tahoe, Reno, gold country, Point Reyes, and Golden Gate National Recreation Area: points of interest, lodgings and restaurants, travel info. Photos, maps, 192 pages.
Inventory = 5. Order #: RAMC2949 paper$4.95.

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK. Schaffer. Natural history guidebook to trails, including hiking policies, procedures. Photos, maps, 290 large-format pages. ISBN: 0-89997-107-5.
Inventory = 3. Order #: WILD1792 paper$16.95.

YOSEMITE: a landscape of life. Maharidge. Images giving insight to the life that humans bring to the Yosemite landsape. Photos, 120p., large format.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 0-939666-56-1. Order #: YOCO7658 paper$14.95.

 

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK. Schaffer. Natural history guidebook to trails, including hiking policies, procedures. Photos, maps, 290 large-format pages. ISBN: 0-89997-244-6.
Inventory = 1. Order #: WILD8514 paper$18.95.

YOSEMITE ROAD GUIDE. Ditton. Self-guiding, descriptive tour. Photos, maps. 84 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: YOSA1854 paper$3.95.

YOSEMITE TRAILS. Clark. Backcountry trails, landscape features, plants, animals, High Sierra Camps. Photos, maps, l44 pages.
Inventory =10. Order #: WETR2140 paper$8.95.

 

 

 

 

YOSEMITE: the story behind the scenery. Waterfalls, domes, High Sierra scenery, bigtrees, wildlife, Native Americans, history and argument that Yosemite, note Yellowstone, is the world's first national park. 2002.
Inventory= 25. ISBN: 0-88714-234-6.  Order #: KCPU0738 paper$11.95

 

 

 

 

YOSEMITE IN PICTURES: the continuing story. McKenzie. Color photos of the park's grand scenes and activites with extended captions. 48 large-format pages. 1991.
Inventory= 1. ISBN: 0-88714-057-2.  Order #: KCPU4588 paper$8.95

 

 

 

 

YOSEMITE IN PICTURES: nature's continuing story. McKenzie. Color photos of the park's grand scenes and activites with extended captions. 48 large-format pages. 2009.
Inventory= 1. ISBN: 978-0-88714-057-0.  Order #: KCPU4184 paper$11.95

 

 

 

 

 

YOSEMITE TRAILS: Exploring the High Sierra. Chase. Reprint of historic classic first published in 1911, with introduction by naturalist Carl Sharsmith, 360 pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: TIOG2364 paper$9.95.

YOSEMITE TROUT FISHING GUIDE. Beck. From Yosemite's easily accessible roadside spots to remote off-trail backcountry locations, provides history, hatches, climate, regulations, what fish you can expect to find, and how to catch them. 158 pages.
Inventory = 2.
ISBN: 978-1-57188-223-3. Order #: FRAM6128 paper$15.95.

YOSEMITE WILDFLOWERS and their stories. Hood & Hood.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: None.  Order #: FLSP5988 paper$15.00.

YOSEMITE: The Cycle of the Seasons. Wilson. Brief prose and color photos present park in annual moods. Includes mailer. 87 color photos, 96 pages.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 0-939365-08-1. Order #: SIER9809 paper$14.95.

YOSEMITE: The Embattled Wilderness. Runte. Aesthetic and philosophical values that have guided management of Yosemite National park since 1864. Illustrated, map, 379 pages. Out of print.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEB6987 paper$14.95.

YOSEMITE'S YESTERDAYS,  Volume I. by Hank Johnston. A pictorial account of six stories from Yosemite's past. Vivid recollections of a bygone time. Dramatic events, ruinous events, nutty events, and things that never came to pass. Front cover photo: Mrs. Lola Clark and her Locomobile at Valley View in July 1901—only the fifth automobile to enter Yosemite Valley. "Yosemite's Stage Holdups", "The First Automobiles",  "Glacier Point Tramway", "Logging Railroads", "Wawona Tunnel", "Firefall, Tunnel Trees, and Bears". 64 large-format pages, 82 photos and maps.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: None. Order #: GRWE7482 paper$8.95.

 

YOSEMITE'S YESTERDAYS, Volume II. by Hank Johnston. More pictorial accounts of Yosemite's past--from the time of discovery to the advent of the automobile age. Wonderfully illustrated. Many photos not previously published. Front cover photo: Early tourists on the "Zigzag" of the old Big Oak Flat Road pause to admire the view of Bridalveil Fall. "The Man Who Discovered Yosemite". "The Innkeeper Who Made It Famous", "The Great Yosemite Roadbuilding Race","How the Cavalry Saved the Park". 64 large-format pages, 70 photos, maps and other illustrations.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: No ISBN. Order #: GRWE7469 paper$8.95.

 

 

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