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The river stops here

how one man"s battle to save his valley changed the fate of California

by Ted Simon

  • 63 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Round Valley (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Eel River.
    • Subjects:
    • Flood control -- California -- Eel River.,
    • Water resources development -- California -- Eel River.,
    • Round Valley (Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-362) and index.

      StatementTed Simon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC424.C2 S56 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 380 p. :
      Number of Pages380
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1085863M
      ISBN 100679428224
      LC Control Number94009760

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