TITLE

An encyclopedia of rivers

AUTHOR(S)
Wanner, Irene
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
High Country News;11/27/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Rivers of North America," edited by Arthur C. Benke and Colbert E. Cushing.
ACCESSION #
23315534

 

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