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François Matthes and the Marks of Time: Yosemite and the High Sierra by François E. Matthes (1962)


CONTENTS

François Emile Matthes13
The Winds of the Yosemite Valley43
The Striped Rock Floor of the Little Yosemite Valley49
El Capitan Moraine and Ancient Lake Yosemite55
The Story of Moraine Dome63
Cockscomb Crest77
Kings River Canyon and Yosemite Valley85
The Devil’s Postpile and Its Strange Setting101
The Little “Lost Valley” on Shepherd’s Crest109
Tuolumne Meadows and Vicinity123
The Scenery about Tenaya Lake129
Merced Lake and Its Environment137
Lodgepole Camp and Tokopah Valley147
Avalanche Sculpture in the Sierra Nevada155
The Geologic History of Mount Whitney163
John Muir and the Glacial Theory of Yosemite187
Appendix: Major Divisions of Geologic Time
in Use by the U.S. Geological Survey
189


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