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The Everglades : river of grass

Author: Marjory Stoneman Douglas; Robert Fink; Fitzgerald Rivers of America Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Rinehart, ©1947.
Series: Rivers of America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With the writing of this book, the author brought the world's attention to the need to preserve the Everglades." -- Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: History
Florida Collection
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Douglas, Marjory Stoneman.
Everglades: river of grass.
New York, Rinehart [1947]
(OCoLC)577218567
Online version:
Douglas, Marjory Stoneman.
Everglades: river of grass.
New York, Rinehart [1947]
(OCoLC)607893092
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjory Stoneman Douglas; Robert Fink; Fitzgerald Rivers of America Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 1544388
Notes: Pictorial endpapers.
Description: 406 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: The nature of the Everglades --
The people of the glades --
The discoverers --
The adventurers --
Captives and martyrs --
The conquerors --
Three hundred quiet years --
Thre free people --
War in the glades: fighting retreat --
War in the glades: the undefeated --
The coming of peace --
White man's return --
Drainage and the frontier --
Boom, blow, bust, and recovery --
The eleventh hour.
Series Title: Rivers of America.
Responsibility: by Marjory Stoneman Douglas ; illustrated by Robert Fink.

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"With the writing of this book, the author brought the world's attention to the need to preserve the Everglades." -- Publisher's description.

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