From our little chlet we look upon what seems no mere cleft in a mountain chain, but in the vast globe itself.
We had now reached the mountain chain, which rose bold and steep on both sides, and at every step became more and more contracted.
On the 10th we got a bearing of the mountain chain right down in south by west true.
The etymology of the name of this mountain chain is in dispute.
The red curtain-rocks of the mountain chain at El Kantara form the dividing-line between the north and the south.
Away to the west was the sea, and in the north-west the mountain chain of Carmel.
But the soul of the whole, the pulses which beat audibly in millions through the mountain chain, are the springs.
From the float he now perceived two openings in the mountain chain.
The Rio Paza here forms the boundary line between the two states, and from its northern bank rises abruptly a mountain chain.
The mountain chain pressing so close upon the Pacific Ocean, no streams of importance flow from its western slopes.