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The Resource Wide rivers crossed : the South Platte and the Illinois of the American prairie, Ellen Wohl

Wide rivers crossed : the South Platte and the Illinois of the American prairie, Ellen Wohl

Label
Wide rivers crossed : the South Platte and the Illinois of the American prairie
Title
Wide rivers crossed
Title remainder
the South Platte and the Illinois of the American prairie
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Wohl
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
""In Wide Rivers Crossed, Ellen Wohl tells the stories of two rivers-the South Platte on the western plains and the Illinois on the eastern-to represent the environmental history and historical transformation of major rivers across the American prairie. Wohl begins with the rivers' natural histories, including their geologic history, physical characteristics, ecological communities, and earliest human impacts, and follows a downstream and historical progression from the use of the rivers' resources by European immigrants through increasing population density of the twentieth century to the pr
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wohl, Ellen E.
Dewey number
917.73/509693
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GB1225.C6
LC item number
W65 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)
  • Illinois River (Ill.)
  • Streamflow
  • Streamflow
  • Water use
  • Water use
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • TRAVEL
  • HISTORY
  • Ecology
  • Natural history
  • Streamflow
  • Water use
  • Illinois
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Wide rivers crossed : the South Platte and the Illinois of the American prairie, Ellen Wohl
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Streams of the shortgrass prairie : the South Platte River basin -- At the headwaters -- Onto the plains -- River metamorphosis -- What the future holds -- Streams of the tallgrass prairie : the Illinois River basin -- Natural history of the Illinois River -- Native Americans and the first European settlers -- Twentieth-century river metamorphosis -- What the future holds
Control code
849935843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607322313
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47hwvw
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)849935843
Label
Wide rivers crossed : the South Platte and the Illinois of the American prairie, Ellen Wohl
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Streams of the shortgrass prairie : the South Platte River basin -- At the headwaters -- Onto the plains -- River metamorphosis -- What the future holds -- Streams of the tallgrass prairie : the Illinois River basin -- Natural history of the Illinois River -- Native Americans and the first European settlers -- Twentieth-century river metamorphosis -- What the future holds
Control code
849935843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607322313
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47hwvw
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)849935843

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