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Backpacker Magazine – Online Exclusive: June 2014
Mike White, 61, of Reno, NV wrote two guidebooks to the area and has personally hiked every trail in both parks. Here's what's on his local-reading bookshelf.
9. My First Summer in the Sierra
by John Muir
"Of course, any of John Muir's writings on the Sierra are classics. Also check out The Mountains of California and The Yosemite."