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$2.00 each. Vol. 2 numbers 1 and 2 $3.00 each. Extra copies of current issues are $3.00
each. Land~Sea Discovery Group, PO Box
401904, Hesperia, Ca. 92340.
ENTER THE FOREST
A companion to
John W. Robinsons
A guidebook to the Angeles National Forest
A new book by Christopher Nyerges
TRAILS OF THE ANGELES
The news is always full of accounts of people lost
in the Angeles National Forest, or stranded, or hurt when their car goes over the side of
the road. Most of these disasters could be averted by following the advice in this
newly-released book, ENTER THE FOREST, written by a naturalist who has conducted survival
skill and wild food outings in and near the Angeles National Forest since 1974.
ENTER THE FOREST is full of photos and
illustrations. The book is divided into sections EARTH, AIR, FIRE, WATER, HISTORY, AND
SAFETY each of which contain important information to help guide you through your visit to
the Angeles Forest.
ENTER THE FOREST is in paperback, 150 pages, 5"
X 7 1/2". Price is $8.50 ($10. includes postage) Order 1 now!
Box 41834, Eagle rock, Ca. 90041
GUIDE TO WILD FOODS, 288 pages and fully illustrated,
provides all the details needed to identify common edible plants, and it's organized in a
way that makes plant identification easy. This book by Echo Mtn. Echoes writer Christopher
Nyerges, sells for $14.95 plus $2.00 book rate postage.
Echo Mtn. Echoes
is pleased to announce a brand new addition to the Mt. Lowe aficionado's library. This new
book titled HISTORIC MT. LOWE A Hikers Guide to the Mt. Lowe Railway is written by San
Dimas author Paul H. Rippens. This handy pocket sized soft cover guide includes a History
of the Mt. Lowe Railway by John W. Robinson.
Mr. Rippens takes the hiker to the trails of the Mt. Lowe Railway with easy to follow maps
and instructions all highlighted by descriptions of the way things were during the
mountain railway's heyday. Paul points out various ruins and relics along the trails left
over from the 1890's to the late 1930's. The book contains over thirty pictures, some
published for the first time and in the rear of this book is a Chronological History of
the Mt. Lowe Railway. Adorning the front cover is a beautiful color picture of the Great
BOOKS FOR SALE. The following list are
books offered by Land-Sea Discovery Group. All prices as of this printing include shipping
and handling. Insurance is extra. Send payment to
Land~Sea Discovery Group, PO Box 401904, Hesperia, Ca. 92340.
Mt. Lowe the Railway in the Clouds
By Charles Seims, 234pg, hardback, $47.95
Professor T.S.C. Lowe And His Mountain Railway
By Maria Schell Burden. 72 pg., paperback. $6.00
"Pancho" The Biography of Florence
Lowe Barnes, By Barbara Hunter Schultz. 240 pg.paperback $14.95
Angels Flight By Walt Wheellock,
47 pg., paperback. $6.00
The Mount Wilson Story By John W.
Robinson, 35pg, paperback. $3.00
Trails of the Angeles
By John W. Robinson 232 pg., paperback, map. $12.95
San Bernardino Mountain Trails By
John W. Robinson, 258 pg., paperback $11.00
Mountain Bicycling In the San Gabriels
By Robert Immler, 122pg, paperback, $9.00
Mountain Bicycling Around Los Angeles
By Robert Immler, 126pg, paperback $9.00
The San Gabriels By John W.
Robinson, 310pg, hardback, $34.95
The San Bernardinos By John W.
Robinson, 256pg, hardback, $32.95
To Mt. Lowe With Love Video VHS
format, running time 32 minutes. Includes shipping $34.95
Mt Lowe, The Railway in the Clouds
Video VHS format, running time 44 minutes. By Charles Seims. Price includes shipping,
MINING BOOKS FOR SALE. The following lists
are books offered by Land-Sea Discovery Group. All prices as of this printing include
shipping and handling. Insurance is extra. Send payment to Land~Sea Discovery Group, PO Box 401904, Hesperia, Ca. 92340.
of the San Gabriels By John W. Robinson, 72 pg., Paperback, $4.50
Mines of the East fork By John W.
Robinson 70pg., Paperback, $4.50
Mines of the San Bernardinos By
John W. Robinson, 71pg., Paperback, $4.50
Mines of the Mojave By Ron and
Peggy Miller, 71pg., Paperback, $4.50
Mines of the High Desert By
Ronald Miller, 71pg., Paperback, $4.50
Mines of Julian By Helen
Ellsberg, 71pg. Paperback, $4.50
Mines of Death Valley By L. Burr
Belden, 71pg., Paperback, $4.50
Mines of the Eastern Sierra By
Mary DeDecker, 72pg., Paperback, $4.50
GOLD! Gold! By Joseph F.
Petralia, 143pg., Paperback, $9.95
For a paper with interest to all Southern Californians.
Only $8.00 for 1 year. You need the paper and we need the money!
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