The Embattled Wilderness
4. Glacier Point has long attracted reckless tourists, such as this party in 1887.
Courtesy of the Bancroft Library.
5. The view from Glacier Point, looking east, includes Half Dome and the High Sierra.
Courtesy of the National Park Service.
6. The giant sequoias of the Mariposa Grove have fascinated Yosemite visitors since the late 1850s.
Photograph by Ralph H. Anderson, courtesy of the National Park Service.
Yosemite: The Embattled Wilderness
University of Nebraska Press