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Against the tide : the battle for America's beaches

Author: Cornelia Dean
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1999.
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The science editor of the New York Times issues a call to arms for beach lovers and environmentalists in a beautifully written book that covers the science as well as the hubris-filled history of Americans' efforts to hold back the sea.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dean, Cornelia.
Against the tide.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©1999
(DLC) 98050755
(OCoLC)40267776
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelia Dean
ISBN: 0231500114 9780231500111
OCLC Number: 51616007
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 279 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Cornelia Dean.

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