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Craven, Stephen A.
A critical description of carlsbad caverns, new mexico, usa, in 1931
Cave and Karst Science
2012
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An account is given of the 1931 visit of the young South African academic geographer Vernon Forbes to the American show cave Carlsbad Caverns. In a subsequent newspaper article he compared the busy Carlsbad Caverns to the much less frequented Cango Cave in South Africa, which he had never seen.

Vernon Forbes; Carlsbad Caverns; Cango Cave
1356-191X
Craven, Stephen A., 2012, A critical description of carlsbad caverns, new mexico, usa, in 1931 , Cave and Karst Science , 39 , 12 - 15 http://bcra.org.uk/pub/candks/, PDF