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Author Hoffman, Abraham

Title Mono Lake : from Dead Sea to environmental treasure / Abraham Hoffman.

Publication Info. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    979.448 HOF    Available
Description xv, 168 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references(pages 155-160) and index.
Contents The changing perceptions of Mono Lake -- The mining era -- The Mono Lake oil boom -- Commercial and recreational developments before World War II -- The Mark Twain Days celebrations -- Eastern Sierra recreation after World War II -- The Mono Lake marina -- Tragedies, disasters, and other human disruptions -- Los angeles and the Mono Lake basin -- Conclusion -- Bibliography.
Subject Natural history -- California -- Mono Lake Region
Mono Lake Region (Calif.) -- History.
Mono Lake Region (Calif.) -- Environmental conditions.
Mono Lake Region (Calif.) -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 9780826354440 (cloth : alk. paper)
0826354440 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. 40023495046

 
    
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