Another geography lesson from Geronimo Stilton, highlighted in the novel "The Race Across America," provides information about Arizona's Monument Valley. Readers are told, on Pages 76 and 77: "Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park is 91,696 acres (143 square miles), and it's filled with many strange and unique sandstone formations that have been shaped through time. They include buttes, mesas, canyons, and freestanding formations with enchanting names."
|Ear of the Wind|
|Eye of the Sun Arch|
"Some of the most famous Westerns of all time were shot right in Monument Valley:
My Darling Clementine (1946)
Fort Apache (1948)
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
Rio Bravo (1950)
The Searchers (1956)
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
How the West Was Won (1982)"