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An unnatural metropolis : wresting New Orleans from nature

Author: Craig E Colten
Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Louisiana pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Strategically situated at the gateway to the Mississippi River yet standing atop a former swamp, New Orleans was from the first "impossible but inevitable city." How New Orleans came to be, taking  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Craig E Colten
ISBN: 9780807132005 9780807129777 0807132004 0807129771
OCLC Number: 890384769
Description: 245 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Craig E. Colten.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Agent\/louisiana_state_university_press<\/a>> # Louisiana State University Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Louisiana State University Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Place\/baton_rouge<\/a>> # Baton Rouge<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Baton Rouge<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Place\/louisiana_new_orleans_metropolitan_area<\/a>> # Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Place\/new_orleans<\/a>> # New Orleans.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"New Orleans.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Place\/new_orleans_metropolitan_area_la<\/a>> # New Orleans Metropolitan Area (La.)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"New Orleans Metropolitan Area (La.)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/ecology<\/a>> # Ecology<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ecology<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/flood_routing<\/a>> # Flood routing<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Flood routing<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/flood_routing_louisiana_new_orleans_metropolitan_area<\/a>> # Flood routing--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Flood routing--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/hochwasserschutz<\/a>> # Hochwasserschutz<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Hochwasserschutz<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/human_ecology<\/a>> # Human ecology<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Human ecology<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/human_ecology_louisiana_new_orleans_metropolitan_area<\/a>> # Human ecology--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Human ecology--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/river_engineering<\/a>> # River engineering<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"River engineering<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/river_engineering_louisiana_new_orleans_metropolitan_area<\/a>> # River engineering--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"River engineering--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/social_conditions<\/a>> # Social conditions<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Social conditions<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/stadtokologie<\/a>> # Stadt\u00F6kologie<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Stadt\u00F6kologie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/urban_ecology_sociology<\/a>> # Urban ecology (Sociology)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Urban ecology (Sociology)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/urban_ecology_sociology_louisiana_new_orleans_metropolitan_area<\/a>> # Urban ecology (Sociology)--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Urban ecology (Sociology)--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/water_levels<\/a>> # Water levels<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Water levels<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/water_levels_louisiana_new_orleans_metropolitan_area<\/a>> # Water levels--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Water levels--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/wetland_ecology<\/a>> # Wetland ecology<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Wetland ecology<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Topic\/wetland_ecology_louisiana_new_orleans_metropolitan_area<\/a>> # Wetland ecology--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Wetland ecology--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780807129777<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0807129771<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780807129777<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780807132005<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0807132004<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780807132005<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/890384769<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/890384769<\/a>> ; # An unnatural metropolis : wresting New Orleans from nature<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-09<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/890384769#PublicationEvent\/baton_rouge_louisiana_state_university_press_2006<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Place\/baton_rouge<\/a>> ; # Baton Rouge<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/304529609#Agent\/louisiana_state_university_press<\/a>> ; # Louisiana State University Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:startDate<\/a> \"2006<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

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