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Main Title Unnatural metropolis : wresting New Orleans from nature /
Author Colten, Craig E.
Publisher Louisiana State University Press,
Place Published Baton Rouge :
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 55066301
Subject Added Ent Human ecology--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area; Urban ecology--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area; Wetland ecology--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area; River engineering--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area; Flood routing--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area; Water levels--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area; New Orleans Metropolitan Area (La.)--Social conditions; New Orleans Metropolitan Area (La.)--Environmental conditions
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EMBM GF504.L8C65 2005 GWERD Library/Ada,OK 03/15/2006
Collation xiii, 245 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-236) and index.
Contents Notes Introduction: The city and the environment -- Water hazards -- Remaking the environment -- Inequity and the environment -- Environment comes to the fore -- Combating new flood hazards -- Reintroducing wetland environments -- Epilogue.
PUB Date Free Form c2005.
BIB Level m
LCCN 2004008640
ISBN 0807129771 (alk. paper)
OCLC Time Stamp 20060314112900
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01814cam 2200373 a 45020