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GB0007. The Big Bend of the Rio Grande, A Guide to the Rocks, Landscape, Geologic History, and Settlers of the Area of Big Bend

GB0007

GB0007. The Big Bend of the Rio Grande: A Guide to the Rocks, Landscape, Geologic History, and Settlers of the Area of Big Bend National Park, by R. A. Maxwell. 138 p., 117 figs., 1 color map, 1968; Tenth printing 2008. ISSN: 0363-4132. Print.

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GB0007. The Big Bend of the Rio Grande: A Guide to the Rocks, Landscape, Geologic History, and Settlers of the Area of Big Bend National Park, by R. A. Maxwell. 138 p., 117 figs., 1 color map, 1968; Tenth printing 2008. ISSN: 0363-4132. Print.



About This Publication
Written by the first superintendent of Big Bend National Park, Ross Maxwell, this book is a comprehensive guide to all aspects of the park, especially the area's geology and natural history. It includes a color map (scale 1:62,500), numerous photographs, a bibliography, a glossary, and an index to specific topics about or areas within the park. It's an essential resource for all Park visitors.

For a guide to Big Bend Ranch State Park, please see GB0027.


Keywords: Big Bend, Big Bend National Park, national parks, Texas


Citation
Maxwell, R. A., 1968, The Big Bend of the Rio Grande: A Guide to the Rocks, Landscape, Geologic History, and Settlers of the Area of Big Bend National Park: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Guidebook 7, 138 p.