TITLE

LETTERS

AUTHOR(S)
Graber, David; Gault, Ramona; van Pelt, Richard; Snyder, Neil; Leatherman, Phil
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
High Country News;9/15/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 17, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to the articles in previous issues including "An Unlikely Shangri-la," by Christopher Solomon in the August 8, 2008 issue, another one about water problem in the desert by Jonathan Thompson in the August 8, 2008 issue and "Conservative Quandary" in the April 2008 issue.
ACCESSION #
34738810

 

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