The Sea of Cortez

by CANNON, Ray. ID No.: 248

Lane Books   Menlo Park California. 1973, 8th prtg, 4to. Illust. 284pp.  E/P. The story of a primitive world of beauty and adventure that begins fifty miles below the south west border of the US. An historical, cultural, visual and geological overview of this great region.  "This book describes one of the most fascinating, and yet little-known, regions of the Western hemisphere. The Sea of Cortez (a romantic term for the Gulf of California), is a 600-mile stretch of Mediterranean like land and water. It is an area filled with unexploited outdoor sports, travel, and recreation opportunities for Americans. " Pictorial board cover. Many references to fish and fishing.  - Fine