Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The River Is Mine” as Want to Read:
The River Is Mine
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The River Is Mine

by
0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
Ardian Gill's novel tells the story of John Wesley Powell's 1869 exploration of the Green and Colorado Rivers and the Grand Canyon. It is the adventure of ten men shooting rapids and painstakingly carrying and lining heavy wooden boats through cascades, cataracts and waterfalls. The action is breathtaking and invigorating, the story straight forward and clearly told. ...more
Paperback, 301 pages
Published June 1st 2002 by Local Color Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The River Is Mine, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The River Is Mine

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-8)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Ardian Gill
Oct 22, 2008 Ardian Gill added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Well, I wrote it. What I learned from the research was the clash of egos that led to the demise of three members. Plus a great deal about the Colorado River and its canyons, geology etc. I also learned the origin of a boat name that no other researcher had discovered.
Amy
Amy rated it it was amazing
Aug 11, 2007
Mark
Mark rated it it was amazing
Oct 03, 2009
Savannah
Savannah rated it it was amazing
May 13, 2010
J
J marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2010
Tibor
Tibor marked it as to-read
Nov 25, 2010
Meredith Neal
Meredith Neal marked it as to-read
Nov 28, 2010
Bob Day
Bob Day marked it as to-read
Mar 14, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book