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The Great Thirst Californians and Water-A History, Revised Edition by Norris Hundley Jr.

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • History - General History,
  • Nature,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Water-supply,
  • California,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • United States - State & Local - West,
  • Water Supply,
  • History / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies),
  • History,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages800
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7710939M
ISBN 100520224566
ISBN 109780520224568

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