Phantom Trail

Discovering Ancient America Michael Vickers. Phantom Trail Discovering Ancient America Travels in America's “Disneyland of Antiquity” Michael Vickers PHANTOM TRAIL TRAIL ✦DISCOVERING ANCIENT AMERICA TRAVELS IN AMERICA'S “DISNEYLAND.

Author: Michael Vickers

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595796451

Category: History

Page: 334

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Traveling cross continent, the author explores several prominent, and many virtually "secret" sites of American antiquity. All relate to civilizations and cultures which preceded the arrival of the European-some, by many 1000s of years. While the focus is on the Great Valley of the Mississippi and the stupendous and mysterious Moundbuilders, the working context is modern America. And it is knowledgeable Americans whom the author encounters along the Trail who provide support and guidance. In the latter part of the book, attention shifts to the startling land formations of the South-west-the Petrified Forest, Grand Canyon, the High Plains-which tell us much about the intensity of activity on the American continent many millions of years before man, "a very new newcomer," was to make his first appearance. Phantom Trail creates an alternative portrait of America. It explores deeper themes and reveals identifiable lines of continuity leading up from antiquity to the present day. It suggests that America is not a modern European invention. Indeed to the contrary, it contends that it is those relentless formative forces, the beat of those deep, primeval rhythms which-unrecognized or ignored, as they may currently be-give to America its essential meaning, its presence, and its form.
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The Gray Phantom s Return

It's a lucky thing I turned back and got on your trail after slipping you the note.” The Phantom, wondering what had happened to the policeman, looked uneasily at the door. “Where's Pinto?” he asked after a pause.

Author: Herman Landon

Publisher: Good Press

ISBN: EAN:4064066172282

Category: Fiction

Page: 261

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"The Gray Phantom's Return" by Herman Landon. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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Artie Conan Doyle and the Scarlet Phantom

“The trail of the Phantom,” Ferryman concluded. Artie and Peril exchanged questioning glances. “Come on,” Ferryman urged. “If you can't trust a journalist, who can you trust?” Artie wasn't sure he could trust the Ferret, and he hadn't ...

Author: Robert J. Harris

Publisher: Floris Books

ISBN: 9781782506225

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

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One day Arthur Conan Doyle will create the greatest detective of all -- Sherlock Holmes. But right now, Artie Conan Doyle is a twelve-year-old Edinburgh schoolboy with a mystery of his own to solve. Artie and his best friend Ham are investigating the strange case of the Scarlet Phantom, an invisible jewel thief who seems to walk through walls and disappear at will. But there's a rival detective on the case, a paranormal investigator who claims that only he can capture this 'ghost'. With the help of their new friend, girl scientist Peril Abernethy, Artie and Ham follow a trail of baffling clues and impossible dangers, but can they catch the Phantom before the invisible fiend pulls off the greatest robbery in history? Robert J. Harris, author of The World's Gone Loki series and Will Shakespeare and the Pirate's Fire, brings the young Conan Doyle to life in the third instalment of this ingenious detective series full of twists, turns and clever reveals.
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Phantom Trail

Author: Buck Standish

Publisher:

ISBN: 0709175744

Category: English fiction

Page: 159

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It Happened at Grand Canyon

Fred Harvey Company officials lobbied for “Phantom Trail,” arguing that the new trail led directly to the company's Phantom Ranch. An evocative name, certainly, but Fred Harvey officials were primarily interested in promoting Phantom ...

Author: Todd R. Berger

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493016006

Category: History

Page: 225

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The Grand Canyon is an American icon, a scenic wonder like no other. From the several Native American tribes who have called Grand Canyon home to swashbuckling pioneers to an airliner collision over the canyon that led to the formation of the FAA, It Happened at Grand Canyon tells the history of this colossal, magnificent place.
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Jimmie Dale and the Phantom Clue

Too often the Phantom had slipped from his grasp ; and he was only too well aware that to-night he was almost literally ... That was why, last night, in spite of Jason, in spite of his wound, he had tried to pick up the Phantom's trail ...

Author: Frank L. Packard

Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

ISBN: 9780809531950

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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Jimmie Dale was the most brilliant of all thieves, a member of society by day, at night a celebrated cat burglar, "The Grey Seal." But he was only a pawn in the hands of the "Tocsin," the mysterious, unseen woman who forced him to steal--for good! With both the police and the underworld baying at his heels, Jimmie Dale uses his criminal talents to right wrongs, save lives and reputations, and expose wrongdoers to the light of day. How could Jimmie help but fall in love with the Tocsin--and how could he know that when he finally found her, he'd be placing her life in the gravest danger and that their adventures would only be beginning!
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National Forests and the Public Domain Hearings April 17 18 21 1925

The Bright Angel Trail also connected with the Phantom Ranch Trail , did it not ! Mr. EAKIN . Yes , sir . Mr. BOWDEN . And what distance is it from the top of the Bright Angel Trail to the Phantom Ranch going down the Bright Angel Trail ...

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Lands and Surveys. Subcommittee on S. Res. 347

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ISBN: LOC:00031506773

Category: Forest reserves

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Hikernut s Grand Canyon Companion

Chapter Four - Trails & Maps Bright Angel / Phantom Ranch Day Hikes I BRIGHT ANGEL ' E.G. PHANTOM RANCH RIVER TRAIL f you're going to be staying at Bright Angel Campground or Phantom Ranch for more than one night there are three good ...

Author: Brian J. Lane

Publisher: A Sense of Nature

ISBN: 0979023009

Category: Travel

Page: 90

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Designed especially for the first-time day hiker or backpacker, this common sense guide contains everything needed to enjoy a fresh perspective and get below the rim of one of the most spectacular natural wonders in the world: the Grand Canyon. Included is advice on equipment, permits, rules and restrictions, trail descriptions, and other tips—all geared toward the most popular, easily accessible, and well-maintained trails. Complete with full-color maps and photos, this beautiful guidebook provides prospective hikers with a real sense of what it takes to hike the canyon.
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Harold Prince

Cameron Mackintosh, "The Phantom's Trail," The Phantom of the Opera souvenir program, January 1988. 2. Interview with Harold Prince, New York, 8 June 1988. 3. Ibid. 4. Interview with Michael Billington, London, 19 March 1988. 5.

Author: Carol Ilson

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9780879102968

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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"The story of Prince's career is inseparable from the history of the American musical theatre for the past 40 years...In-depth accounts of musicals Fiddler on the Roof, West Side Story, Cabaret, Company, and Sweeney Todd will be of interest to any musical theatre buff." -American Theatre
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Backpacker

From Widforss Point at trail's end. gaze down on Wotan's Throne, and Brahma and Zoroaster Temples. ... You'll sample nearly every Grand Canyon environment on this 40-mile route— and cold beer at Phantom Ranch to boot.

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Backpacker brings the outdoors straight to the reader's doorstep, inspiring and enabling them to go more places and enjoy nature more often. The authority on active adventure, Backpacker is the world's first GPS-enabled magazine, and the only magazine whose editors personally test the hiking trails, camping gear, and survival tips they publish. Backpacker's Editors' Choice Awards, an industry honor recognizing design, feature and product innovation, has become the gold standard against which all other outdoor-industry awards are measured.
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