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Main Title Holding back the sea : the struggle for America's natural legacy on the Gulf Coast /
Author Hallowell, Christopher.
Publisher HarperCollins,
Year Published 2001
OCLC Number 45800186
ISBN 0060194464; 9780060194468
Subjects Wetlands--Louisiana ; Wetland ecology--Louisiana ; Louisiana--Environmental conditions
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc043/00143910.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  QH87.3.H35 2001 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 08/29/2017
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xviii, 265 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Notes Maps on endpapers. Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-252) and index.
Contents Notes Introduction -- Jim Daisy's legacy -- No marsh, no oysters -- Dying and resurrection in South Louisiana -- Oil now and then -- Prince of shrimpers -- Peanut's hunt -- Marsh eaters -- Mistake -- Jack Caldwell's big day -- Lessons learned -- LA goes to D.C. -- Coming to terms. "Exposes the vulnerability of this stark land that spreads along the Gulf Coast, as it literally vanishes."--Cover.
Place Published New York, NY
PUB Date Free Form ©2001
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 00143910
OCLC Time Stamp 20170824060717
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02139cam 2200469 a 45010