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Dreams of duneland : a pictorial history of the Indiana Dunes Region

Author: Kenneth J Schoon
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The towering sand dunes along Lake Michigan are one of the most unexpected natural features of Indiana. This book brings to life the remarkable story of this extraordinary place: the wide diversity of plant and animal species; and the long history of competition for the land among farmers, fur traders, industrialists, conservationists, and urban and recreational planners.
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth J Schoon
ISBN: 9780253007896 0253007895 9780253007988 0253007984
OCLC Number: 803471789
Description: 286 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Constantine Dillon --
Scenes of duneland --
Stories of duneland.
Responsibility: Kenneth J. Schoon.

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